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May 4, 2018
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On May 4, the European Union published Commission Regulation (EU) 2018/677, amending its food additive regulations. The amendment is effective from May 24, 2018.

  
The European Union's food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database, which will be updated upon the effective date of the amendment. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI

May 2, 2018
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On May 2, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published scientific opinions regarding the safety evaluations of the following enzymes:
April 30, 2018
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On April 20, the European Union published Commission Regulation (EU) 2018/605 setting out scientific criteria for the determination of endocrine disrupting properties.

The criteria for plant protection products enter into force on May 10, 2018. They will apply from November 10, 2018 to all new and ongoing applications for plant protection products.

April 27, 2018
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This week, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published scientific opinions regarding the following:
 

The European Union's food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database. Enzymes and flavorings typically do not fall within the scope of the database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI.

April 26, 2018
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On April 26, Taiwan's Ministry of Health and Welfare notified the WTO of its Draft Standards for Veterinary Drug Residue Limits in Foods, proposing MRL amendments to certain veterinary drugs.

Comments must be submitted by June 25, 2018. Relevant proposed MRLs will display in the Global MRL Database on April 27, 2018.

April 26, 2018
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On April 26, the European Union notified the WTO of a draft amendment to its food additive regulations regarding the specifications for sorbitan monostearate, sorbitan tristearate, and sorbitan monopalmitate. 

 
The European Union's food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI.

April 25, 2018
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On April 25, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published reasoned opinions on the modification of the existing MRLs for acibenzolar-S-methyl and abamectin in various commodities.

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on April 26, 2018.

April 23, 2018
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On April 23, the European Union Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published a reasoned opinion on the modification of the existing MRLs for emamectin in leafy brassica and beans and peas with pods.

Proposed MRLs from this reasoned opinion will display in the Global MRL Database on April 24, 2018.

April 20, 2018
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On April 20, the European Union notified the WTO of a draft amendment to its food additive regulations regarding the specification for carmines. 

 
The European Union's food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI.

April 19, 2018
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On April 19, the European Union notified the WTO of a draft amendment to its food additive regulations regarding the removal of octyl gallate and dodecyl gallate from its list of authorized food additives.

 
The European Union's food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI.

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