Updating Tolerances for Residues of New Animal Drugs in Food
The New Animal Drugs; Updating Tolerances for Residues of New Animal Drugs in Food final rule was published on July 11, 2019 and will be effective on September 9, 2019.
The New Animal Drugs; Updating Tolerances for Residues of New Animal Drugs in Food final rule will increase understanding by:
- Standardizing and clarifying standards used for determining, updating, and organizing tolerances
- Provide a revised scope and explain considerations to use to ensure safe use of the veterinary drug when raising food-producing animals
- Provide a tolerance listing format to help improve conditions of use found in 21 CFR 556, subpart B
- Provide definitions of key terms that the FDA uses when determining tolerances.
The rule does not establish new tolerances but will help the applicable regulations to be more readily understood, therefore increasing the safety of our food.
The Tentamus Group, in particular, Tentamus North America, offers various services to assist in compliance with food regulations and food safety:
- Scientifically tested product shelf-life studies and
- Product sensory analysis for taste, texture, and smell
- Product analysis for microbial and chemical safety to ensure food is not adulterated
- Product full label review for compliance to avoid misbranding
- Product nutritional analysis and nutrition fact creation and review to avoid misbranding
- Product Food Safety Plan/HACCP creation and consultation for overall food safety and compliance
Find the Final Rule here. Get in touch with our experts. We’re ready to discuss your requirements.
Vy Goddard, Regulatory Affairs Specialist
Tentamus North America
+1 540 684 9211