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Threshold of estimated toxicity for regulation of indirect food additives.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7570649     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In response to the objectives of this ATSDR workshop, 2 new procedures are described for assessing the safe use of indirect food additives. First, this workshop provided a timely forum in which to describe a newly proposed Threshold of Regulation (T/R) Policy under which the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would exempt certain indirect food additives from the formal premarket petition process. Second, this workshop offered an opportunity to discuss 2 circumstances in which Quantitative Structure Activity Relationship (QSAR) methodologies might be utilized in the future to provide decision-support information for substances used in food-contact articles.
E J Matthews; E J Machuga
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Toxicology letters     Volume:  79     ISSN:  0378-4274     ISO Abbreviation:  Toxicol. Lett.     Publication Date:  1995 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-11-06     Completed Date:  1995-11-06     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7709027     Medline TA:  Toxicol Lett     Country:  NETHERLANDS    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  123-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Food and Drug Administration, Washington, DC 20204, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Food Additives* / toxicity
Legislation as Topic
Structure-Activity Relationship*
United States
United States Food and Drug Administration
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Food Additives

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