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Dr David Jukes, The University of Reading, UK

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Food Law News - FAO / WHO / WTO / Codex - 2017

Codex Meeting Report, 8 December 2017

CODEX - Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses (39th Session)

Given below is the Summary and Status of Work table presented in the Report of the 39th Session of the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses held in Berlin, Germany 4 – 8 December 2017

Report of the 39th Session of the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Use

A copy of the report can be downloaded from the Codex website (click on image)

 

Responsible Party

Purpose

Text/Topic

Code

Step

Para.

Members CCEXEC75 CAC41

Adoption

Review of the Standard for Follow-up Formula: Proposed draft Essential composition requirements for older infants and young children

CXS 156-1987

5

71 and App.II

Members CCNFSDU40

Comments

Proposed draft Claim for “free” of trans fatty acids

CXG 23 - 1997

3

150 and App. VI

CCMAS

Endorsement

Methods for biotin, vitamin D and chloride: infant formula

CXS 234 – 1999

-

152 and App. VII

Members CCNFSDU40

Discussion

Biological methods

CXS 234 – 1999

-

7

EWG (New Zealand, France, Indonesia) CCNFSDU40

Drafting

Review of the Standard for Follow up Formula: scope, product definition, labelling

CXS 156-1987

2/3

Para 71 and App. III

EWG (Zimbabwe and South Africa) CCNFSDU40

Redrafting

Proposed draft definition for biofortification

-

2/3

93 and App. IV

EWG (Russian Federation and Chile) CCNFSDU40

Redrafting

Proposed draft NRV-NCD for EPA and DHA

CXG 2 - 1985

2/3

104

EWG (South Africa, Senegal and Uganda) CCNFSDU40

Redrafting

Proposed draft guideline for ready-to-use therapeutic foods

-

2/3

129 and App. V

EWG (Ireland, Mexico, and United States of America) CCNFSDU40

Discussion

NRV-R for older infants and young children

-

-

132

EWG (European Union and the Russian Federation) CCNFSDU40

Redrafting

Mechanism / framework for considering the technological justification of food additives

-

-

144

Argentina CCNFSDU40

Discussion

Discussion paper on harmonized probiotic guidelines for use in foods and dietary supplements

-

-

156

CCNFSDU40

Discussion

General guidelines to establish nutritional profiles

 

 

161


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