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ISDI Positions for CCNFSDU40

The 40th Session of the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses will be held at the H4 Hotel Berlin-Alexanderplatz. The opening session will start at 9:30 am on Monday, 26 November 2018.

Each year ISDI prepares its positions and/or Conference Room Documents (CRDs) per agenda item. Below, you can find ISDI comments/positions on the relevant items:

Agenda Item 4: Review of the Standard for Follow-up Formula: essential composition requirements  (REP18/NFSDU Appendix II)


4.1 Review of the Standard for Follow-Up Formula (CXS 156-1987) – Comments at Step 6 on Essential Composition  (CX/NFSDU 18/40/4) – ISDI CRD and ISDI Position


4.2 Review of the Standard for Follow-up Formula (CXS 156-1987) – Scope, Product Definition, Labelling (CX/NFSDU 18/40/5) – ISDI Position


Agenda Item 5: Proposed draft Guidelines for Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Foods (CX/NFSDU 18/40/6) – ISDI Position


Agenda Item 9: Discussion paper on NRV-R for older infants and young children (CX/NFSDU 18/40/10) – ISDI CRD and ISDI Position and ISDI Q&A on NRVs for OI and YC


Agenda Item 10: Discussion paper on Mechanism/framework for considering the technological justification of food additives CX/NFSDU 18/40/11 – ISDI CRD and ISDI Talking Points


Agenda Item 11: Discussion paper on harmonized probiotic guidelines for use in foods and dietary supplements (CX/NFSDU 18/40/12) –  ISDI Position


Agenda Item 13: Methods of analysis in the Standard for Infant Formula and Formulas for Special Medical Purposes Intended for Infants (CXS 72-1981) – ISDI CRD