Notice for amendment in Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), on May 16, 2018,  has issued a notice calling for suggestions, views, comments etc. from stakeholders on the draft notification relating to Fats, Oils and Fat Emulsions (Standards of chia Oil, Revision of standard of Refined Vegetable Oil, Sunflower seed oil, Imported Sunflower seed oil and Sunflower seed oil (High oleic acid-imported or domestic); Inclusion of Trans Fats in standard of Partially Hydrogenated Soybean Oil, Table Margarine, Mixed Fat Spread and Vegetable Fat Spread and Omission of diacetyl from the category 2.2.2 (Interesterified vegetable fat/oil) and 2.2.6(hydrogenated vegetable oils).

The objections or suggestions, if any, may be addressed as per the attached format to the Chief Executive Officer, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, 03rd Floor, Food and Drug Administration Bhawan, Kotla road, New Delhi - 110002 or emailed to regulation@fssai.gov.in within 60 days from uploading of this notice on the website or up to 30 days from the draft notification of these standards, whichever is later.

[F.No.Stds/O&F/Notification (09)/FSSAI-2018]

http://www.fssai.gov.in/home/fss-legislation/notice-for-comments.html