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September 9, 2020
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On September 8, the Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published APVMA Gazette No. 18, 8 September 2020. Pages 36-37 of the gazette list draft MRLs.

Relevant proposed MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on October 6, 2020.

September 3, 2020
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On September 3, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published the call for submissions for Application A1191 on mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids (INS 471) as a glazing agent for fruits and vegetables. Comments are due by October 15, 2020. 

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

August 14, 2020
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On August 6, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published the administrative assessment report for Application A1207 on rebaudioside M as a steviol glycoside from Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

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

August 12, 2020
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On August 11, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published APVMA Gazette No. 16, 11 August 2020. Pages 22-24 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 29-33 lists amendments to MRLs for pesticides and veterinary drugs in or on various commodities.

Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide and Vet Drug MRL Databases on August 12, 2020.

August 10, 2020
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On August 6, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published the administrative assessment report for Application A1206 on subtilisin from GM Bacillus licheniformis as a processing aid.

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

August 10, 2020
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On August 6, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published calls for submissions regarding Application A1186 on soy leghemoglobin and Application A1180 on natural glycolipids as a preservative. 


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.

July 30, 2020
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On July 28, the Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published Amendment No. 193, varying Australia's Schedule 20 to include MRLs from Proposal M1017 – Maximum Residue Limits (2019).

Amended MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database on July 31, 2020.

July 15, 2020
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On July 14, the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) published APVMA Gazette No. 14, 14 July 2020. Pages 20-22 of the gazette list draft MRLs and pages 27-29 lists amendments to MRLs for pesticides and veterinary drugs in or on various commodities.

Relevant proposed and amended MRLs will be available in the BCGlobal Pesticide and Vet Drug MRL Databases on July 16, 2020.

July 15, 2020
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Recently, the USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service published Food and Agricultural Regulations and Standards (FAIRS) reports for Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, and Saudi Arabia

The BCGlobal Food Additive Database includes maximum use level regulations for over 850 additives in more than 70 countries worldwide, including Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, and the Gulf Cooperation Council's regulations. Please contact BCI for more information on subscribing.

The BCGlobal Pesticide MRL Database and the BCGlobal Vet Drug MRL Database currently displays relevant established and proposed MRLs for Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, and Saudi Arabia.

June 22, 2020
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On June 22, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) published approval reports for Application A1184 regarding glucoamylase from GM Aspergillus niger  and Application A1185 regarding apha-amylase from GM Aspergillus niger as a processing aid.

Australia and New Zealand's food additive regulations are included in the BCGlobal Food Additive Database, though enzymes typically fall outside the scope of the database. If you are interested in subscribing, please contact BCI for more information.

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