May 15, 2017

Kae Sugisaki_Japan

Japan, new rules to register food for special medical purposes

A ministerial decree provides new requirements
Mérieux NutriSciences Medical Purposes

A recent ministerial decree in Japan, changes the registration and authorization processes for food for special medical purposes. Every new information about the effects of these food have to be communicated to the Consumers’ Minister. 
Moreover, the producer is now obliged to present every year analysis and quality check analysis for such products.
Our Labeling and Regulatory Division can support every company who needs support to understand and apply legislative information.

Source: Consumer Affairs Agency, Government of Japan


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