The MOPH proposes to establish the draft of MOPH Notification entitled "Cocoa bean products" for the purposes of consumer health protection, consumer information or labelling, qualities and standards requirements and trade facilitation. Main elements of the draft of MOPH notification are as follows:
- Prescribing definition of Cocoa butter, Cocoa mass or Cocoa liquor, Cocoa powder and Cacao powder.
- Prescribing qualities and standards of Cocoa bean products (incl. Cocoa butter, Cocoa mass or Cocoa liquor, Cocoa powder and Cacao powder); use of food additives or processing aids or flavouring agents; production processes, production equipment and food storages; usage package or containers; including labelling
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