Ricin (from Ricinus communis) as undesirable substances in animal feed [1] - Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain

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Acknowledgements

The European Food Safety Authority wishes to thank the members of the Working Group for the
preparation of this opinion: Jan Alexander, Hans Christer Andersson, Aksel Bernhoft, Leon
Brimer, Bruce Cottrill, Johanna Fink-Gremmels, Jerzy Jaroszewski and Hilmer Soerensen.

Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2008.726
Panel members at the time of adoption
Jan Alexander, Diane Benford, Andrew Cockburn, Jean-Pierre Cravedi, Eugenia Dogliotti, Alessandro Di Domenico, Maria Luisa Férnandez-Cruz, Peter Fürst, Johanna Fink-Gremmels, Corrado Lodovico Galli, Philippe Grandjean, Jadwiga Gzyl, Gerhard Heinemeyer, Niklas Johansson, Antonio Mutti, Josef Schlatter, Rolaf van Leeuwen, Carlos Van Peteghem, Philippe Verger.
Type
Opinion of the Scientific Committee/Scientific Panel
Question Number
EFSA-Q-2003-062
Adopted
10 June 2008
Published
12 September 2008
Affiliation
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), Parma, Italy
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Abstract

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Keywords
Ricin, Ricinus communis, Croton tiglium, Euphorbiaceae, Jatropha curcas, Crotin, castor oil seeds, castor meal, RIP II protein, toxicity, exposure, carry-over, animal health, human health.