Collection G Access level Public
Symbol G/SPS/N/KOR/661 Status Complete
Date 23/09/2019 Derestricted on
Doc # 19-6110
English title Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures - Notification - Republic of Korea - Food additives
French title Comité des mesures sanitaires et phytosanitaires - Notification - République de Corée - Additifs alimentaires
Spanish title Comité de Medidas Sanitarias y Fitosanitarias - Notificación - República de Corea - Aditivos alimentarios
Contents Objective: food safety. Description of content: The Republic of Korea is proposing to amend the "Standards and Specifications for the Food Additives": 1)The standards and specifications of the following food additive are newly established: Ammonia (as an acidity regulator, manufacturing agent); 2)Test methods of specifications for the following 12 food additives are revised: Sodium metaphosphate, Sodium bisulfite, Smoke flavours, Cyclodextrin, Cyclodextrin syrup, Sodium nitrite, Sodium sulfite, Sodium hypochlorite, Hypochlorous acid water, Calcium hypochlorite, Tannic acid, Oleoresin paprika.
Topics sanitary and phytosanitary regulations ; food safety ; food additives ; human health
Country / territory mainly concerned Korea, Republic of
Other countries / territories mentioned
Bodies Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures
Articles SPS 07 Annex B
Products food additives
Pages English 2
Pages French 2
Pages Spanish 2
Document type Notification
Country/territory notifying (01) Korea, Republic of
Country/territory affected (01)
Name (01) Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures Art. 7, Annex B
Short name (01) SPS Art. 7, Annex B
Topics (01) Sanitary / phytosanitary measures
Measure type (01) Sanitary / phytosanitary regulations
Periodicity (01) Ad hoc
Members req. to Notify (01) WTO Members