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 juin 2009
5 juin 2009
Scientific Opinion


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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