Novel foods may not be placed on the market or used in food for human consumption unless they are included in a Union list (Regulation (EU) 2017/2470). After the publication of this Union list, food business operators identified an error. In the specifications of Schizochytrium sp. (T18) oil, the indicated acid value was erroneously ≤ 0,5 mg KOH/g instead of the correct value of ≤ 0,8 mg KOH/g.
Therefore this specification of the acid value will be corrected as follows:
This regulation shall enter into force on the 22 April 2020.
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