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MFDS proposes amendments to the Food Code

South Korea

May 30, 2024

The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) has issued the Notice No. 2024-259, which proposes a partial revision of the food standards and specifications.

The main proposed changes are:

  • Establisment of new food standards for microorganisms (E. coli and pathogenic bacteria) for food in food vending machines;
  • Addition of 42 items to the list of raw materials that can be used in food.

For further information (in Korean), click on the Link

Check the full text of the documents (in Korean), click on the Link

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