A List of Food Additives Subjected to a Mandatory Conformity Assessment

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The decision of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission will come into force in November 2019.

The nomenclature, which is the object of the technical regulation TR CU 029/2012 "On safety of food additives, flavor enhancer and processing aids"

The list classifies food additives by type, name and HS code. A conformity assessment form is stated for each item.

A declaration of conformity assessment is mandatory for food additives flavor enhancer and processing aids. However, it is required to obtain a certificate of state registration for new products, instead of a declaration.

The list includes 60 items of food additives. There are:

  • Thickeners and gelling additives
  • Defoamers
  • Sweeteners
  • Preservatives
  • Dyes
  • Flavor and aroma enhancers
  • Flavors
  • Essential oils
  • Enzymes
  • Gelatin, etc.

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