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May 3, 2019
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On May 3, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India published a food additive proposal. Comments are due by June 3, 2019. 


India’s food additive regulations are included in the BCGlobal Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

May 2, 2019
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On May 2, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) reports for Jamaica and United Arab Emirates


BCI’s BCGlobal 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.
 

The BCGlobal MRL Databases currently display relevant established and proposed information for Jamaica and the United Arab Emirates.

May 1, 2019
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On May 1, the U.S. EPA established a tolerance for residues of bentazon in or on Pea, dry, seed.

Objections and requests for hearings must be received by July 1, 2019. The amended MRL will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database later this week.

May 1, 2019
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On May 1, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) reports for Tanzania and Nicaragua.


The BCGlobal Food Additive Database includes the Central American Customs Union's regulations. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI.

The BCGlobal MRL Databases currently display relevant established and proposed information for Tanzania and Nicaragua.

April 29, 2019
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On April 26, Korea's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) published Notice No. 2019-31 (link in Korean) revising their food regulations, including numerous MRL changes.

MRL changes from this amendment will be entered in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database by May 3, 2019.

April 29, 2019
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On April 29, Brazil's National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) notified the WTO of a draft food additive regulation concerning fish and fish products.

Brazil's food additive regulations are included, in English, in the BCGlobal Food Additive Database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

April 26, 2019
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On April 25, Taiwan's Ministry of Health and Welfare notified the WTO of a draft standards for pesticide residue limits in foods, proposing MRLs for multiple active ingredients on various commodities. 

Comments must be submitted by June 24, 2019. Relevant proposed MRLs can be viewed in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database.

April 26, 2019
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On April 25, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service published a Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) report for Ukraine


BCI’s BCGlobal 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. 

April 25, 2019
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Recently, the Thai Ministry of Public Health published guidelines (in Thai) on the use of food additives in food additives.

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

April 25, 2019
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On April 2, Israel’s Ministry of Health published food additive amendments for ethoxyquin, various starches, and sucralose. The amendments are effective from June 2, 2019 for ethoxyquin and May 2, 2019 for starches and sucralose. 


BCI’s BCGlobal 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.

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