China: China Notifies Standard for the Prevention and Reduction of Aflatoxin in Food

On March 16, 2018, China notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of the draft Code of Practice for the Prevention and Reduction of Aflatoxin Contamination in Food, as SPS/N/CHN/1068. The Code applies to the peanuts, corn, cottonseeds, tree nuts, and feed for dairy cows. The deadline for comments is May 15, 2018. The proposed date of entry is yet to be determined. Comments can be sent to China’s SPS Enquiry Point at sps@aqsiq.gov.cn.

China: China Notifies Standard for the Prevention and Reduction of Aflatoxin in Food