Normativa otros paísesAgo. 11, 2011
Brasil: aprueba el máximo de concentración de yodo en la sal, para el consumo humano
28 July 2011
|Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures||Original: English|
|1.||Notifying Member: Brazil
If applicable, name of local government involved:
|2.||Agency responsible: ANVISA – Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency|
|3.||Products covered (provide tariff item number(s) as specified in national schedules deposited with the WTO; ICS numbers should be provided in addition, where applicable): Iodine in salt|
|4.||Regions or countries likely to be affected, to the extent relevant or practicable:
[X] All trading partners
[ ] Specific regions or countries:
|5.||Title of the notified document: Draft Resolution on Concentration of Iodine in Salt Language(s): Portuguese Number of pages: 2|
|6.||Description of content: This draft technical resolution approves the maximum concentration of iodine in salt, for human consumption.
Salt will only be considered proper for human consumption when it contains at least 15 milligrams and the maximum of 45 milligrams of iodine per kilogram of the final product.
Products manufactured before this resolution enter into force can be sold until their expiration date.
When adopted, it will revoke resolution RDC nº 130, 26 May 2003.
|7.||Objective and rationale: [X] food safety, [ ] animal health, [ ] plant protection, [ ] protect humans from animal/plant pest or disease, [ ] protect territory from other damage from pests.|
|8.||Is there a relevant international standard? If so, identify the standard:
[ ] Codex Alimentarius Commission (e.g. title or serial number of Codex standard or related text)
[ ] World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) (e.g. Terrestrial or Aquatic Animal Health Code, chapter number)
[ ] International Plant Protection Convention (e.g. ISPM number)
Does this proposed regulation conform to the relevant international standard?
[ ] Yes [ ] No
If no, describe, whenever possible, how and why it deviates from the international standard:
|9.||Other relevant documents and language(s) in which these are available: Brazilian Official Journal (Diário Oficial da União), 7 July 2011; Section 1, page 43. Draft Resolution (Consulta Pública) number 35, 4 July 2011, issued by Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency – ANVISA; to be published at Brazilian Official Journal (available in Portuguese)|
|10.||Proposed date of adoption (dd/mm/yy): October 2011
Proposed date of publication (dd/mm/yy): October 2011
|11.||Proposed date of entry into force: [ ] Six months from date of publication, and/or (dd/mm/yy): 90 days after publication
[ ] Trade facilitating measure
|12.||Final date for comments: [ ] Sixty days from the date of circulation of the notification and/or (dd/mm/yy): 7 September 2011
Agency or authority designated to handle comments: [ ] National Notification Authority, [X] National Enquiry Point. Address, fax number and e‑mail address (if available) of other body:
Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency – ANVISA
SIA, Trecho 5, Área Especial 57
Brasilia – DF/Brazil
Tel.: +(55) 61 3462 5402
Fax: +(55) 61 3462 5414
|13.||Texts available from: [ ] National Notification Authority, [X] National Enquiry Point. Address, fax number and e‑mail address (if available) of other body:
The full text can be directly accessed through the following link: