Nutritional labeling in China
On 18th December 2007, The Ministry of Health of the People’s Republic of China has published a new nutritional information panel regulation on prepackaging foods, which will be effective on 1st May 2008. The purposes of this new regulation are mainly to manage those prepackaged foods with nutritional information panels; to encourage enterprises include Nutritional information panel on those prepackaged foods which without this panel; to introduce this panel to consumers as a guidance and to promote healthy eating.
According to the new regulation, Energy plus Protein, Fat, Carbohydrates and Sodium will be the 4 core nutrients on the panel; and food companies are welcome to place other relative nutrients as well. Furthermore, Nutritional Claims and Functional Claims are required to follow the Standard of Claims and use the standard claim statements which are found in the new Nutritional Information Panel regulation.
We are now providing new Core nutrients testing & information panel design package and helping you to fulfill the above requirements. The special offer period is from Feb 18 to April 30 this year.
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