The Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) has issued the "Administrative notice of partial revision of children’s favorite food quality certification standards (plan)" (Notice No. 2023-278), to collect opinions from the public on the partial revision of the "Children's Food Quality Certification Standards" (Ministry of Food and Drug Safety Notice No. 2019-114, 2019.11.28).
The Notice sets a new standard for the content of sugar alcohol in candies, which should be less than 20%.
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