Outcome of the public consultation on the draft guidance on the identity, characterisation and conditions of use of feed additives
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) carried out a public consultation to receive input from the scientific community and all interested parties on the draft guidance on the identity, characterisation and conditions of use of feed additives prepared by the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) and endorsed by the Panel for public consultation at its Plenary meeting on 16 May 2017. The written public consultation for this document was open from 24 May to 7 July 2017. EFSA received comments from ten interested parties. EFSA and its FEEDAP Panel wish to thank all stakeholders for their contributions. The current report summarises the out come of the public consultation, and includes the comments received and how the comments were addressed. The FEEDAP Panel prepared an updated version of the guidance on the identity, characterisation and conditions of use of feed additives taking into account the questions/comments received. This guidance was discussed and adopted a t the FEEDAP Plenary meeting on 27 September 2017, and is published in the EFSA Journal.