Monthly Archives: January 2017

January 27, 2017

VI Regulatory Update

Covington & Burling Webinar – Regulatory Changes Under the Trump Administration; Brexit – Covington & Burling Memorandum; FDA Issues Consumer Food Safety Education Evaluation Toolbox and Guide

January 25, 2017

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update (1) Federal Regulatory Freeze: Covington & Burling Memorandum (2) FDA Announces Public Meeting on Use of the Term “Healthy” in Food Labeling (3) Government of Canada Proposes New Regulations on Food Safety (Input Requested by February 24, 2017) (4) Executive Order to Withdraw the U.S. […]

January 20, 2017

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update: (1) GE Food Labeling Standard Sent to OMB (2) National Organic Program Amendments to the National List (Input Requested by February 10, 2017) (3) Organic Research, Promotion and Information Order (Input Requested by February 10, 2017) (4) Sonny Perdue Nominated as USDA Secretary (5) FDA […]

January 10, 2017

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update: (1) Covington & Burling Memorandum: FDA Draft Guidance Documents on Nutrition Labeling (Input Requested by February 1, 2017) (2) Database of Products with BPA Packaging (Vinegar Mentioned) (3) FDA Extends Comment Period on Dietary Fiber Nutrition Labeling Covington & Burling Memorandum: FDA Draft Guidance Documents […]

January 4, 2017

VI Regulatory Update

TO: All VI Members FROM: Patricia Faison VI Regulatory Update: (1) FDA Publishes Draft Guidance Documents on the Nutrition Facts Label and Serving Size Final Rules (Input Requested by January 20, 2017) (2) FDA Extends Deadline to Comment on “Healthy” Nutrient Content Claim (Input Requested by January 27, 2017) FDA Publishes Draft Guidance Documents on […]