India To Set Trans Fat Rule

Posted by Baviya Priyadharshini on Sep 4, 2019

On August 30, 2019, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India) made available for public consultation a draft proposal of amendment of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restriction on Sales) Regulations, 2011.

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Topics: India, trans fat

New Zealand issued a new Food Notice: Maximum Residue Levels for Agricultural Compounds

Posted by Irene Piao on Sep 2, 2019

On August 30, 2019, the Ministry of Primary Industries of New Zealand published the “Maximum Residue Levels for Agricultural Compounds“.

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Topics: Veterinary Drugs, Pesticides, New Zealand

Taiwan Publishes a New Regulation on Veterinary Drugs Residues in Food

Posted by Irene Piao on Aug 31, 2019

On August 29, 2019, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of Taiwan published a new regulation “Standards for veterinary drug residue limits in foods“ repealing the regulation published in April 22th of this year.

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Topics: Veterinary Drugs, Taiwan

Korea Publishes a Partial Amendment of the Food Additives Code

Posted by Irene Piao on Aug 28, 2019

On August 26, 2019, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety of Korea has updated the list of additives publishing the  “Partial Amendment of the Korea Food Additives Code / Korea Food Additives Standard and Specification(No.2019-71)”

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Topics: Food Additives, Korea

Codex Alimentarius Releases Dairy Standards

Posted by Nevena Vujosevic on Aug 26, 2019

On August 23, 2019, the Codex Alimentarius Commission has published the 2019 version of multiple Dairy Standards:

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Topics: Dairy, Codex Alimentarius

European Union (EU) Issues New Food Recalls, August 2019

Posted by Dusan Ristic on Aug 23, 2019

On August 22, 2019, the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) of the European Union (EU) has issued new notifications of food recalls:

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Topics: European Union, Pesticides, Contaminants

Peru Enhances Sanitary Requirements for Import of Milk and Milk Products from Uruguay

Posted by Ofelia Medina on Aug 20, 2019

On August 16, 2019, the Official Gazette of Peru has published the new Directoral Resolution No. 0044-2019-MINAGRI-SENASA-DSA “Approve mandatory compliance requirements for the importation of milk and dairy products intended for human consumption from Uruguay.“

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Topics: Food Safety, Peru

Chile Proposes Draft Rules on Labelling of Food Supplements

Posted by Ofelia Medina on Aug 20, 2019

On August 16, 2019, the Health Ministry of Chile has released new draft guidelines regarding the labelling of food supplements:

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Topics: Chile, Food Labeling

Canada Updates the List of Permitted Sequestering Agents To Use in Infant Formula Products

Posted by Baviya Priyadharshini on Aug 8, 2019

On August 7, 2019, the Canadese Federal Health Department has updated the List of Permitted Sequestering Agents with immediate effect.

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Topics: Food Additives, Health Canada

Taiwan Releases New Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods

Posted by Irene Piao on Aug 8, 2019

On August 2, the Food and Drug Administration of Taiwan has published a new amendment to the Standards for Pesticide Residue Limits in Foods”, by updating the version from June 2019.

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Topics: Taiwan, Pesticides

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