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  1. FSA at the Government Chemist Conference on 13 and 14 June 2018
    The Food Standards Agency is one of the sponsors of the 2018 Government Chemist Conference on food chain resilience in a changing world.
  2. New Chair sought for the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food (ACMSF)
    The Food Standards Agency Chair, Heather Hancock, is inviting applications to fill the post of Chair of the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food (ACMSF). The ACMSF is the independent expert committee which advises the FSA on microbiological food safety.
  3. Appointments to the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food (ACMSF)
    FSA Chairman, Heather Hancock has announced the reappointment of Professor David McDowell, Professor Peter McClure and Dr Dan Tucker to the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food (ACMSF). The ACMSF provides the Agency with independent advice on the microbiological safety of food.
  4. Open invitation to the Advisory Committee for Social Science meeting on 15 May 2018
    The Advisory Committee for Social Science (ACSS) of the Food Standards Agency is holding its first meeting at Clive House, London on Tuesday 15 May 2018.

  5. Challenge group scrutinise UK-wide review into meat processing plants
    First meeting of group providing outside perspective to the joint review by the Food Standards Agency and Food Standards Scotland
  6. Stay up to date with the FSA
    We’ve updated our website to provide a better service for our users. This includes changes to subscriptions to our email and text (SMS) alerts. To continue receiving updates from the FSA, you will need to re-subscribe.
  7. Appointments to the Advisory Committee for Social Science
    Chair of the Food Standards Agency (FSA) Heather Hancock has announced the appointment of an independent Chair and eight independent members to the Agency’s new Advisory Committee for Social Science (ACSS).
  8. Test our new beta website
    We’ve been developing our new website to make it much easier for businesses and consumers to find the information they need. Today we’re making it available for you to test, please tell us what you think.
  9. FSA March Board meeting now available
    This week's open Board meeting is now available as a video-on-demand and as a podcast. The meeting was chaired by the Food Standards Agency Chair Heather Hancock on 14 March.
  10. Summary of discussions at FSA Board meeting 14 March 2018
    At its quarterly meeting on Wednesday 14 March, the Food Standards Agency Board discussed the progress on the FSA’s science work, a report from the Chair of the FSA Science Council, an update on the raw drinking milk (RDM) programme and the FSA’s international strategy.