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14th International Conference "Contaminants and Residues in Food"


Representatives from the regulatory bodies, research institutes and industry representatives are presenting the most pressing questions on how to deal with process, environmental and agricultural contaminants as well as residues on this conference.


  • European Community policy on contaminants in foodstuffs
  • JECFA evaluation of ergot alkaloids
  • The role of ILSI Europe in advancing the safety of contaminants in food
  • Studying alternaria toxins' fate during industrial tomato sauces processing
  • Challenges for risk assessment of toxic plant ingredients
  • Anti-nutritional factors and plant toxins - industry perspective
  • Furan and alkylfurans in breakfast cereals
  • Risk assessment of hexabromocyclododecanes (HBCDDs) in food
  • Update of the EFSA risk assessment of nickel in food and drinking water
  • Inorganic arsenic in food
  • Update on nitrate and nitrite
  • Update on benchmark levels for MOSH, MOSH-analogues and MOAH in food
  • MOSH/MOAH in vegetable oils - a review of potential mitigation strategies
  • Analysis of mineral oil and synthetic hydrocarbons in food and how to interpret the results
  • Update on microplastic in food
  • Microplastic: Update on analysing methods and occurrence
  • Chlorinated paraffins in the food chain - is there a risk?
  • Sensitivity of analytical methods in relation to risk assessment of contaminants - some examples besides PFAS

Groups that should take part:

Managing directors, boards of directors, managers, consultants and scientists in the fields of

  • Analysis
  • Quality assurance & control
  • Product safety
  • Raw material control
  • Regulatory affairs & support
  • Research & development
  • Toxicology

Sectors that should take part:

  • Food and beverage industry
  • Food retailing
  • Packaging industry
  • Food inspection offices
  • Laboratories
  • Research institutes
  • Authorities
  • Professional associations

» Details and Registration

Die Akademie Fresenius
Event Type and Location:
conference (online)
10/27/2021 - 10/28/2021

Die Akademie Fresenius GmbH
Sabine Mummenbrauer
Alter Hellweg 46
D-44379 Dortmund

Tel.: +49 231 758 96-82
Fax: +49 231 758 96-53
Mail: Send request
Web: www.akademie-fresenius.de