Normativa otros paísesAgo. 11, 2011
Brasil: aprueban regulaciones técnicas para las enzimas y preparaciones enzimáticas para uso en alimentos
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): Enzymes and enzymatic preparation|
|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 Enzymes and Enzymatic Preparation Language(s): Portuguese Number of pages: 9|
|6.||Description of content: This draft technical resolution approves the technical regulation on enzymes and enzymatic preparation for food use.
It applies to all enzymes and enzymatic preparation used in food preparation for human consumption, but it does not applies to enzymes and enzymatic preparation for drug or therapeutic proposes.
The enzymes must follow identity and purity requirements and also other requirements established, at least, in one of the following references:
I – JECFA – Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives
II – FCC – Food Chemicals Codex
III – FDA – US Food and Drug Administration
IV – IUB – International Union of Biochemistry
When this resolution is adopted, it will be granted a period of 180 days for industries to promote the necessary adjustments to follow the requirements of this resolution.
Resolution RDC nº 205/2006 and resolution RDC nº26/2009 will be revoked.
|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:
[X] 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)
[ ] None
Does this proposed regulation conform to the relevant international standard?
[X] 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 36, 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): 180 days after being adopted.
[ ] 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, [ ] 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: