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June 16, 2017
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On June 16, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published a call for submissions regarding a revision of the regulation of nutritive substances and novel foods. Comments are due by July 28, 2017. 
  

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

June 13, 2017
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On June 13, the Australia Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 12 –  13 June 2017. Page 22 of the gazette lists draft MRLs and pages 27-28 list amendments to MRLs for pesticides on various commodities.

Comments on the draft MRLs must be submitted to APVMA by July 11, 2017. Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will appear in the Global MRL Database on June 14, 2017.

May 26, 2017
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On May 26, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) announced a food additive application concerning the use of thermolysin as an enzyme.

Australia & New Zealand's food additive regulations are included in the International Food Additive Database, although enzymes typically do not fall within the scope of the database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

May 25, 2017
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On May 25, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published Amendment No. 170 establishing MRLs for avilamycin in specific pig commodities. These MRLs were previously proposed via Application A1133

Established veterinary drug MRLs appear in the veterinary drug section of the Global MRL Database. Please note that we are currently upgrading this section of the Global MRL Database to improve both its design and scope of veterinary drug MRLs. Once this upgrade is completed, users will also be able to subscribe to additional data and features not currently available.

May 25, 2017
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On May 25, an amendment to the Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) Food Standards Code was published. The amendment concerns including Oryzin (protease) as a processing aid. Changes take effect on May 25, 2017. 
  

Australia & New Zealand's food additive regulations are included in the International Food Additive Database, although enzymes typically do not fall within the scope of the database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

May 16, 2017
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On May 16, the Australia Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 10 – 16 May 2017. Pages 26-27 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 32-33 list amendments to MRLs for pesticides on various commodities.

Comments on the draft MRLs must be submitted to APVMA by June 13, 2017. Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will appear in the Global MRL Database on May 17, 2017.
May 16, 2017
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On May 16, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published a 3-year plan for food regulatory measures. Comments are due by June 13, 2017. 

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

May 12, 2017
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On May 12, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published Notification Circular 12-17, which announced application A1144 re-categorizing coconut milk for food additive permissions. FSANZ estimates it will begin its assessment in early September 2017. 

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

April 25, 2017
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On April 26, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published a call for submissions regarding application A1127 on the approval of multiple processing aids in wine. Comments are due by June 7, 2017.

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

April 18, 2017
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On April 18, the Australia Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published Gazette No. 8 – 18 April 2017. Pages 30-32 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 36-37 list amendments to MRLs for pesticides on various commodities.

Comments on the draft MRLs must be submitted to APVMA by May 16, 2017. Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will appear in the Global MRL Database on April 19, 2017.

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