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

FDA finalizes the extension of the compliance dates for new Nutrition Facts

On 3rd May 2018 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a final rule to extend the compliance dates for updating Nutrition Facts and Supplement Facts labels, from July 26, 2018, to January 1, 2020, for manufacturers with $10 million or more in annual food sales. Manufacturers with less than $10 million in annual food sales … Continue reading FDA finalizes the extension of the compliance dates for new Nutrition Facts