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Amendment to the regulation on food fortification regarding the limits of tolerance of micronutrients published

India

Sep 29, 2021

In the Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) Regulations, 2018, in regulation 4 relating to “Compliance with Standards on Micronutrient Content in Fortified Foods” for sub-regulation (1) the following shall be substituted, namely: “Any manufacturer who fortifies any food shall ensure that the level of added micronutrients on label of such fortified food shall fall within the range specified in Schedule-I. The tolerance of minus 10 per cent of the declared total value on the label may be allowed for the purposes of compliance and analysis at any point in time.

Food business operators must comply with all the provisions of this regulation as of April 1, 2022.

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