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December 27, 2018
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On December 17, the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) published a proposal to update TR CU 029/2012 Safety Requirements for Food Additives, Flavorings and Technological Aids. Comments are due by February 25, 2019. 

 
The Eurasian Economic Union’s food additive regulations are included, in English, in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

December 21, 2018
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Recently, Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare published an updated version of the Standards for Use for Food Additives. This document is part of the framework for Japan's food additive regulations.

The Food Additive Database, which includes Japan's food additive regulations, has already been updated to reflect these changes. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

December 20, 2018
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On December 14, Argentina updated the Argentinian Food Code through Resolución Conjunta 16/2018. This update includes food additive information. It is effective from December 15, 2018. 

 
The Food Additive Database, which includes Argentina's food additive regulations in English, has been updated to reflect all relevant changes. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information. 

December 20, 2018
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On December 11, Israel’s Ministry of Health published a food additive amendment for sunset yellow, quinoline yellow, and Ponceau 4R. 

 
BCI's Food Additive Database includes maximum use level regulations for over 850 additives in more than 70 countries worldwide. Please contact BCI for more information on subscribing.

December 18, 2018
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On December 18, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published an approval report for Application 1161 on polyaspartate as a food additive. FSANZ notified the Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulations of the approval. 
  

Australia and New Zealand's food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

December 18, 2018
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On December 18, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published a Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) report for Greece.

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

The Global MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for the Greece.

December 17, 2018
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Recently, the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore published a response to the comments received from the public consultation on the Draft Food (Amendment) Regulations 2019.

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

December 13, 2018
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On December 13, the U.S. FDA announced that it has received a food additive petition regarding the use of soy leghemoglobin.

The United States food additive regulations are included in the Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

December 7, 2018
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Recently, Argentina updated the Argentinian Food Code through Resoluciónes Conjuntas 9/2018, 18/2018, and 14/2018. These updates include food additive information. They are effective from November 22, 2018 for 9/2108 and 18/2018 and November 23, 2018 for 14/2018. 

 
Argentina’s food additive regulations are included, in English, in the Food Additive Database. The database will be updated by December 14 to include these updates. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

December 7, 2018
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On December 7, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published a Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) report for the Czech Republic

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

The Global MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for the Czech Republic.

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