FDA Announces Public Meeting to Discuss Modernizing Food Standards of Identity

This is a very interesting update: the situation has to be strictly monitored by interested parties and trade associations representing food manufacturers and exporters to the US market. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced it will hold a public meeting on September 27, 2019, to give interested parties an opportunity to discuss FDA’s effort to … Continue reading FDA Announces Public Meeting to Discuss Modernizing Food Standards of Identity

FDA moving down the road of Dietary Fibers definition

On 27th March the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it intends to propose that “cross-linked phosphorylated RS4” - regardless of source - be added to the definition of dietary fiber. The action was taken in response to a citizen petition from MGP Ingredients Inc. Dietary fiber that can be declared on the Nutrition and … Continue reading FDA moving down the road of Dietary Fibers definition