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Chile: Amendments in Veterinary Drugs Regulation

Posted by Selerant RSA on Aug 10, 2016

On July 8, 2016 Chile issued Resolution 690/2016 amending the Resolution 551/2014 that lays down the Maximum Residues Limits of Veterinary Drugs in food for human consumption.

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Canada: Two Lists of Additives Updated

Posted by Selerant RSA on Aug 5, 2016

Health Canada modified two lists of permitted food additives, after completing the food safety assessments.

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Argentina: New Regulation on Organic Products

Posted by Selerant RSA on Aug 5, 2016

On July 14, 2016, the Ministry of Agro-Industry of Argentina has released the Resolution SENASA 374/2016 (in Spanish): a new regulation approving the production system, commercialization, control and certification of organic products.

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Canada Pesticide MRLs Updates

Posted by Selerant RSA on Aug 4, 2016

Health Canada amended four pesticides MRLs for Boscalid, Pyraclostrobin, Carfentazone-ethyl and Difenoconazole. The new limits entered into force on July 18, 2016.

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GCC: New Food Products Standards for 2016

Posted by Selerant RSA on Aug 1, 2016

The Gulf Standardization Organization (GSO) has published a list of new technical regulations regarding food products, packaging materials and animal feed.

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Taiwan FDA Publishes New Pesticide MRLs

Posted by Selerant RSA on Jul 29, 2016

On July 14, 2016, Taiwan FDA published an amendment to “Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods”, changing MRLs for 59 pesticides in 376 food categories. In addition, the list of food categories has been amended, by adding jackfruit to large berries category. These changes took effect immediately.

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Russia Bans GMO Cultivation

Posted by Selerant RSA on Jul 27, 2016

Of June 29, 2016, Russian Federation issued a new Federal Law N358 prohibiting breeding and cultivation of genetically modified crops and animals. As specified, this law is based on results of monitoring of the impact of genetically modified organisms on human and environmental well-being. The new law is also introducing stricter rules for import of genetically modified (GM) food and feed products into Russia.

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China: Strengthened Control of Food Additives

Posted by Selerant RSA on Jul 27, 2016

Over the recent years, China’s national and states’ food and drug supervision departments have been putting focus on the supervision of food additive producers.

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Peru Issues National Regulation on Veterinary Drugs Residues in Food

Posted by Selerant RSA on Jul 25, 2016

Peru will no longer follow the CODEX regulation CAC/MRL2 and its amendments for the veterinary drugs MRL’s. Peruvian Ministry of Health (MINSA) has released the Ministerial Resolution 372-2016/MINSA, published on June 7, 2016 in the Official Journal “El Peruano”, approving the NTS No. 120-MINSA/DIGESA. This technical standard lays down the MRL’s for veterinary drugs in food for human consumption. It is mandatory at national level for all natural and legal persons associated with production, primary processing and industrial manufacturing of foodstuffs of animal origin intended to be consumed by humans.

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Chile, Colombia and Thailand Food Law Data Now Available on SCC

Posted by Selerant RSA on Jul 18, 2016

We are glad to announce the availability of Chile, Colombia and Thailand Food Law Data as well as the Chile Labelling Guide in our global food legislation database REGDATA®.

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