On September 20, 2022, European Commission Regulation (EU) 2022/1616 on recycled plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with foods was published.
- EU: Regulation 2022/1616 on recycled plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with foods published
In a recent meeting of the Team for Dietary Supplements operating at the Sanitary and Epidemiological Council (Poland), it was decided that four substances, namely Evodiamine, Group of selective androgen receptor modulators (SARMs), Higenamine…
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has issued a draft notification requiring the Indian Nutrition Rating (INR) logo to be printed on food packets.
After completing a detailed premarket safety assessment, Health Canada has notified that it will add phosphatidylserine (derived from soy) in the List of Permitted Supplemental Ingredients in foods.
On August 31, 2022, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) informed about its set migration limits for antimony and Phthalic acid, bis (2- ethylhexyl) ester (DEHP) in materials that come into contact with food.
California's Department of Food Agriculture (CDFA) recently published its finalized animal confinement regulations under its Proposition 12. This comes in the backdrop of an ongoing lawsuit filed in the U.S.
- Thailand: Kratom Act came into effect; Prohibits sale of kratom products to children, pregnant women
On August 27, 2022, Thailand's Ministry of Health announced that as per Section 24 and 25 of the The Kratom Act, a person or an entity is prohibited from selling cottage (Kratom) leaves or food in accordance with the law on food with kratom…
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published extensive literature search (ELS) after collecting and identifying studies published since 2009 and relevant to the topic organic arsenic in combination with the substance group characterisation…
- India - Notifies important guidelines in reference to the old and new FoSTaC portal Market(s): India
The new FosTac portal was luanched on 6 August, 2022. The old portal wwill remain active only till 28 February, 2023.
- Vietnam - Publishes draft circular amending, supplementing and repealing a number of legal documents on food safety
Minister of Health published one circular for amending, supplementing and repealing a number of legal documents on food safety.