Calcium silicate and silicon dioxide/silicic acid gel added for nutritional purposes to food supplements

Calcium silicate, [silicic acid (H2SiO3), calcium salt (1:1)], CAS No. 10101-39-0, [orthosilicic acid (H4SiO4), calcium salt (1:2)], CAS No. 1344-95-2, Silicic acid calcium salt; Calcium hydrosilicate; Tobermorite. Silicon dioxide/Silicic acid gel, CAS No. 7631-86-9, precipitated silicon dioxide, silica gel, hydrous silica, hydrated silicic acid, polysilicic acid gel, phytolithic silicon, E551
First published in the EFSA Journal
23 June 2009
Adopted
5 June 2009
Type
Scientific Opinion
Abstract

No abstract available

Substances
Panel members at the time of adoption
F. Aguilar, U.R. Charrondiere, B. Dusemund, P. Galtier, J. Gilbert, D.M. Gott, S. Grilli, R. Guertler, G.E.N. Kass, J. Koenig, C. Lambré, J-C. Larsen, J-C. Leblanc, A. Mortensen, D. Parent-Massin, I. Pratt, I.M.C.M. Rietjens, I. Stankovic, P. Tobback, T. Verguieva, R.A. Woutersen.
Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources Added to Food
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1132