Monthly Archives: December 2016

December 29, 2016

VI Regulatory Update: FDA Extends Deadline to Comment on “Healthy” Nutrient Content Claim

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update: FDA Extends Deadline to Comment on “Healthy” Nutrient Content Claim (Input Requested by January 27, 2017) In September 2016, VI notified members that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had issued a Federal Register notice announcing the Agency had established a docket to receive comments […]

December 28, 2016

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update (1) FDA Revised Draft Guidance – Q&A on Food Facility Registration (2) California Proposition 65 – BPA Point-of-Sale Warning (3) Vinegar in the News FDA Revised Draft Guidance – Q&A on Food Facility Registration VI notified members that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had […]

December 21, 2016

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update (1) FDA Updates Strategy for FSMA Training (2) European Union Food Labeling Regulations Become Effective FDA Updates Strategy for FSMA Training Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Constituent Update announcing the Agency has published an updated training strategy related to the FDA […]

December 15, 2016

VI Regulatory Update: Canada Finalizes Revisions to Nutrition Labeling Regulations

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update: Canada Finalizes Revisions to Nutrition Labeling Regulations VI previously notified members that the Government of Canada had announced proposed revisions to the country’s nutrition labeling regulations.  (Additional details are available via the VI Member Communications Archive located on the Members Only section of the VI website: […]

December 14, 2016

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Jeannie Milewski Regulatory Update (1) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)Third-Party Certification Program User Fee Rate for Fiscal Year 2017 (2) Industry Watchdog Calls for Independent Review of USDA’s National Organic Program Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Third-Party Certification Program User Fee Rate for Fiscal Year 2017 Today, the Food and […]

December 7, 2016

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update (1) FDA Guidance – Third-Party Certification Body Accreditation (2) FDA Adverse Event Report Data Published (3) Organic Program Guidance for Calculating the Percentage of Organic Ingredients in Multi-Ingredient Products (Input Requested by December 31, 2016) (4) California Proposition 65 – OEHHA Rulemaking on BPA Warning […]

December 1, 2016

VI Member Directory

Click here to view the 2017 Member Directory of Active and Associate Members.