South Korea Revises Food Code: Amendments to Home Meal Replacement and CBD
Home Meal Replacement is definitely a winner during the pandemic in South Korea. The soaring in sales forced the authority to establish the specifications of HMR food. Therefore, MFDS promulgated the revised Food Code, which added HMR as a new food category. In addition, the requirements on CBD used in food are clarified.
China Consults on Six New Varieties of FCM Additives and Resins
On October 16, 2020, China National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment consulted on six new varieties of food related products. The six varieties include two new FCM additives, three FCM additives with extended application scope, and one new resin used in FCM.