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Food Standards as made
This instrument amends Food standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.
Administered by: Health
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(1), Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 s 94
Registered 07 Sep 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR12-Sep-2011
Tabled Senate12-Sep-2011
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Health (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

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Food Standards (Application A1034 – Advantame as a High Intensity Sweetener) Variation

 

The Board of Food Standards Australia New Zealand gives notice of the making of this variation under section 92 of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991.  The Standard commences on the date specified in clause 3 of this variation.

 

Dated 2 September 2011

Standards Management Officer

Delegate of the Board of Food Standards Australia New Zealand

 

 


1             Name

 

This instrument is the Food Standards (Application A1034 – Advantame as a High Intensity Sweetener) Variation.

 

2             Variation to Standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code

 

The Schedule varies the Standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.

 

3             Commencement

 

These variations commence on 8 September 2011.

 

SCHEDULE

 

[1]           Standard 1.2.4 is varied byinserting in Parts 1 and 2 of Schedule 2 –

 

Advantame

 

[2]           Standard 1.3.1 is varied by inserting in Schedule 2 in Alphabetical Listing and Numeric Listing –

 

Advantame

 

[3]           Standard 1.3.4 is varied by inserting in the Schedule –

 

Specifications for Advantame

 

1.            Purity

 

Specification Parameter

Specification Value

Analytical Methodology

Assay

Not less than 97.0% and not more than 102.0% on anhydrous basis

High pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC)

Specific rotation [a] 20 D

Between -450 and -380

Japanese Pharmacopeia

Advantame-acid

Not more than 1.0%

HPLC

Total other related substances

Not more than 1.5%

HPLC

Water

Not more than 5.0%

Karl Fischer coulometric titration

Residue on ignition

No more than 0.2%

Japanese Pharmacopeia

 

2.            Residual Solvents

 

Specification Parameter

Specification Value

Analytical Methodology

Methyl Acetate

No more than 500 mg/kg

Gas chromatography

Isopropyl Acetate

No more than 2000 mg/kg

Gas chromatography

Methanol

No more than 500 mg/kg

Gas chromatography

2-Propanol

No more than 500 mg/kg

Gas chromatography