New limits for vitamin D and erucic acid in infant formula and follow-on formula

On 23 May 2019, the European Commission set new maximum levels for vitamin D and erucic acid in infant formula and follow-on formula in the Delegate Regulation (EU) 2016/127. The changes will come into force on 12.06.2019 (20 days after publication). The maximum levels of vitamin D in infant formula are included: Per 100 kJ … „New limits for vitamin D and erucic acid in infant formula and follow-on formula“ weiterlesen

Draft Guidance for Industry: Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food Against Intentional Adulteration – IA Rule Next Compliance date is July 26, 2019

This draft guidance is being distributed for comment purposes only; submit comments by 07/05/2019 (https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=FDA-2018-D-1398-0025). FSMA’s Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food Against Intentional Adulteration (IA Rule) requires both domestic and foreign companies that are required to register with the FDA to develop strategies that prevent intentional adulteration of food. Depending on business size, compliance dates … „Draft Guidance for Industry: Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food Against Intentional Adulteration – IA Rule Next Compliance date is July 26, 2019“ weiterlesen

FDA Draft Guidance – Initiation of Voluntary Recalls

This draft guidance is being distributed for comment purposes only; submit comments by 06/24/2019 (https://www.regulations.gov/…). Under 21 CFR 7, subpart C, the FDA lists guidance on policy, procedures, and industry responsibilities for recalls and product correction for voluntary recalls of products subject to FDA’s jurisdiction. The finalized draft guidance will help both industry and the … „FDA Draft Guidance – Initiation of Voluntary Recalls“ weiterlesen

Tentamus forms Tentamus Sensory – Testing & Consulting

The food industry is committed to making food healthier and reducing sugar, fat and salt. For food manufacturers, implementation is a major challenge, as the reduction will be accompanied by changes in taste and texture. Consumers are demanding a healthier diet and this aspect can lead to a loss of taste due to the health … „Tentamus forms Tentamus Sensory – Testing & Consulting“ weiterlesen

FDA Guidance for Industry: Voluntary Labeling for Foods Derived from Genetically Engineered Plants

Food labels are the face of a product and manufacturers use them to provide consumers with FDA mandated information, such as product name, net weight, nutrition facts, etc. But food companies also use labels as a way to advertise and voluntarily share additional information that consumer may want to see. Often, consumers want to know … „FDA Guidance for Industry: Voluntary Labeling for Foods Derived from Genetically Engineered Plants“ weiterlesen

FDA Frozen Berries Testing Now Through 2020

In response to three hepatitis A (HAV) and one norovirus outbreaks, the FDA started sampling and testing frozen berries in an effort to protect consumers and ensure safe food. Frozen berries, such as strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries, are used regularly in foods that are not cooked (no kill step) and are easily contaminated during picking, … „FDA Frozen Berries Testing Now Through 2020“ weiterlesen

TENTAMUS AGRIPARADIGMA Srl successfully completed Accredia inspection of the new location/laboratory in Florence

On May 2019 , TENTAMUS AGRIPARADIGMA Srl successfully completed Accredia inspection of the new location/laboratory in Florence (Via Giorgio La Pira 24/26, Signa) The accreditation of the main analyses required for microbiological control on food and surfaces in the food sector (buffers), will be formalized by Accredia in next 3 months.   Multi-site extension of the … „TENTAMUS AGRIPARADIGMA Srl successfully completed Accredia inspection of the new location/laboratory in Florence“ weiterlesen

Tentamus Supplements – Testing & Consulting for safe products

Food supplements are nutrients and certain substances with nutritional or physiological effects. In order to improve health and well-being or to avoid deficiency symptoms, many people use a wide variety of supplements. The composition and the exact dosage of the contained substances play a decisive role for the desired effect of dietary supplements. As a … „Tentamus Supplements – Testing & Consulting for safe products“ weiterlesen