Food Ingredient and Packaging Contact Information

For additional information about the food ingredient and packaging programs, please contact the Office of Food Additive Safety (OFAS).

To request a meeting with OFAS, please provide a proposed agenda, list of attendees, and suggested date(s) and time(s) for the meeting.

General Information

Office of Food Additive Safety (HFS-200)
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Food And Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740-3835
Phone: (240) 402-1200
FAX: (301) 436-2973

Program Areas
Subject Contact
 Biotechnology Robert Merker
(240) 402-1226
 GRAS Notification Program Paulette Gaynor
(240) 402-1192
 Food Additives, Color Additives (240) 402-1200
 Regulatory Submissions in Electronic Format (240) 402-1200
 Environmental Review Group (240) 402-1200
 Premarket Notification for Food Contact Substances Notification Control Assistant
(240) 402-1175
 Redbook 2000 (240) 402-1200
 Certificates of Export to Foreign Governments (240) 402-1200


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