Normativa otros paísesJul. 21, 2011
China: especifica los requisitos técnicos y métodos de prueba para el carbón vegetal como aditivos alimentarios
13 July 2011
|Committee on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures||Original: English|
|1.||Notifying Member: China
If applicable, name of local government involved:
|2.||Agency responsible: Ministry of Health (MOH)|
|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): Food additive Vegetable carbon|
|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: National Food Safety Standard of the People’s Republic of China: Food Additive Vegetable Carbon Language(s): Chinese Number of pages: 6|
|6.||Description of content: This standard applies to food additive Vegetable carbon produced by carbonization and refining of vegetable material. It specifies the technical requirements and testing methods for food additive Vegetable carbon.|
|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)
The specification of Vegetable carbon prepared at the 59th JECFA(2002).
[ ] 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?
[ ] Yes [X] No
If no, describe, whenever possible, how and why it deviates from the international standard:
The indexes of this standard are as follows:
Loss on drying/% ≤ 12.0
Content of C (calculated on a dried basis)/% ≥ 95
Ash/% ≤ 4.0
Alkali soluble coloured substance Pass the test
Higher aromatic Pass the test
Arsenic (As)/(mg/kg) ≤ 3
Lead (Pb)/(mg/kg) ≤ 10
Cadmium (Ge) /(mg/kg) ≤ 1
Mercury (Hg) /(mg/kg) ≤ 1
Heavy metal (calculated as Pb) /(mg/kg) ≤ 40
All the changes are based on the analysis of Chinese products.
|9.||Other relevant documents and language(s) in which these are available:|
|10.||Proposed date of adoption (dd/mm/yy): To be determined.
Proposed date of publication (dd/mm/yy): To be determined.
|11.||Proposed date of entry into force: [ ] Six months from date of publication, and/or (dd/mm/yy): To be determined.
[ ] Trade facilitating measure
|12.||Final date for comments: [X] Sixty days from the date of circulation of the notification and/or (dd/mm/yy): 11 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:
|13.||Texts available from: [ ] National Notification Authority, [X] National Enquiry Point. Address, fax number and e‑mail address (if available) of other body:|