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95-2506
21/08/2002
23/08/1995
28/08/1995
Australia
Australie
Australia
National Food Authority
Infant Formula
Préparations pour nourrissons
Preparaciones para lactantes
 
 
Explanatory Notes - Proposal P93 (52 pages)
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An application to amend the Australian Food Standards Code to revise the provisions for human milk substitutes intended for normal infants and to include provisions for those with special nutritional needs.
Préparations pour nourrissons
Preparaciones para lactantes





Consumer Health and Safety

Is there a relevant international standard? If so identify the standard:

 
 
 
 
 
The deviations from the Codex Standard for Infant Formula are : (a) provisions for pre term, low lactose, lactose free and proximate modified formula, (b) some of the permitted ranges for nutrients, (c) use of carrageenan is prohibited and (d) maximum levels for fluoride and aluminium.
Australian Food Standards Code, Draft Standard R7 - Human Milk Substitutes
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Recommendation to Government by  11 February 1996. Entry into force to be decided.

Proposed date of entry into force

 
The domestic closing date for comments is 17 November 1995, and the same closing date applies to comments from Members.

Effect of measure on trade

 

Final date for comments

 
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To view Members' latest Enquiry Point and Notification Authority contact details as provided to the WTO Secretariat Click here
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