CODEX GENERAL STANDARD FOR FOOD ADDITIVES

CODEX GENERAL STANDARD FOR FOOD ADDITIVES

Only the food additives listed herein are recognized as suitable for use in foods in conformance with the
provisions of this Standard.1 Only food additives that have been assigned an Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI)
or determined, on the basis of other criteria, to be safe2 by the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food
Additives (JECFA)3 and an International Numbering System (INS) designation by Codex will be considered
for inclusion in this Standard. The use of additives in conformance with this Standard is considered to be
technologically justified.

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