The Strictest Regulation on Infant Formula in Chinese History: How does it compare to the U.S. registration process?

Published on October 1, 2016

On June 6th 2016, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) published the final rule…

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New Draft Guidance on Allergy Assessment of Genetically Modified Plants from EFSA: More Tests to Ensure Safety for Everyone

Published on September 1, 2016

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has issued a new draft guidance on allergenicity testing…

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SupplySide West Speaking Engagement Teaser: Regulatory and Labeling Challenges of Natural Colors in the Era of ‘Clean Labels’

Published on September 1, 2016

Synthetic coloring agents used in foods have periodically come under fire for having potentially adverse…

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Dietary Supplements in the U.S. and Abroad: Similarities and Differences

Published on September 1, 2016

Demand for dietary and nutritional supplements worldwide continues to increase, with steady growth in the…

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The GRAS Process and Notifying FDA under the Final Rule (Part 1)

Published on August 1, 2016

What makes for a successful Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) determination?  In the recent past…

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Some Speculation on Forthcoming Dietary Supplement Guidelines

Published on August 1, 2016

If you liked the Draft Guidance for Industry: Dietary Supplements: New Dietary Ingredient Notifications and…

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The Elements for a Successful Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS)

Published on August 1, 2016

What makes for a successful Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) determination?  In the recent past…

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Safety Assessment Considerations When Testing Food Ingredients or Food Related Nanomaterials

Published on July 1, 2016

Nanomaterials (NM) are substances that have at least one dimension in the nanoscale (1-100 nm)….

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International Regulations on Genetically Modified Organisms in Food

Published on June 1, 2016

Fifteen years ago, a survey conducted in college students compared consumer acceptance of genetically modified…

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Safety of Animal Feed Ingredients… More Than Just Maintaining Growth?

Published on May 1, 2016

Within the last decade, there has been an increase in the level of concern for…

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