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Food Standards as made
This instrument includes new Schedule 24 in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.
Administered by: Health
Exempt from sunsetting by the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 s 94, Legislation Act 2003 s 54(1)
Registered 01 Apr 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate11-May-2015
Tabled HR12-May-2015

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Food Standards (Proposal P1025 – Code Revision) Variation

 

 

The Board of Food Standards Australia New Zealand gives notice of the making of this standard under section 92 of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991. The Standard commences on 1 March 2016.

 

Dated 25 March 2015

Standards Management Officer

Delegate of the Board of Food Standards Australia New Zealand

 

 

 

 

 

Note: 

 

This Standard will be published in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette No. FSC 96 on 10 April 2015.

 


Schedule 24           Restricted plants and fungi

Note 1        This instrument is a standard under the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 (Cth). The standards together make up the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code. See also section 1.1.1—3.

                   Restricted plants and fungi are regulated by paragraphs 1.1.1—10(3)(a) and (4)(e) and Standard 1.4.4.This Standard lists plants and fungi for the definition of restricted plant or fungus in section 1.1.2—3.

Note 2        The provisions of the Code that apply in New Zealand are incorporated in, or adopted under, the Food Act 2014 (NZ). See also section 1.1.1—3.

S24—1                Name

                            This Standard is Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code – Schedule 24 – Restricted plants and fungi.

                                      Note    Commencement:
This Standard commences on 1 March 2016, being the date specified as the commencement date in notices in the Gazette and the New Zealand Gazette under section 92 of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 (Cth). See also section 93 of that Act.

S24—2                Restricted plants and fungi

                            For paragraph (a) of the definition of restricted plant or fungus in section 1.1.2—3, the plants and fungi are:

Restricted plants and fungi

Species name

Common name

Natural toxicant

Artemisia absinthium

Common wormwood

Thujone, santonin

Artemisia cina Berg

Levant wormseed

Thujone, santonin

Artemisia maritima

Levant wormseed

Thujone, santonin

Artemisia vulgaris

Mugwort

Thujone, santonin

Chrysanthemum balsamita

Costmary

Thujone

Chrysanthemum parthenium (see Tanacetum parthenium)

 

 

Cinchona spp.

Cinchona

Quinine

Cinnamomum camphora

Camphor tree oil

Safrole, coumarin

Cinnamomum micranthum

Micranthum oil

Safrole, coumarin

Hedeoma pulegioides oil

American pennyroyal

Pulegone

 

White snakeroot oil

 

Hypericum perforatum

St John's wort

Hypericine

Mentha pulegium oil

European pennyroyal oil

Pulegone

Sassafras albidum

American sassafras oil

Safrole

Sassafras officinale (see Sassafras albidum)

 

 

Tanacetum balsamita (see Chrysanthemum balsamita)

 

 

Tanacetum parthenium

Feverfew

Santonin

Tanacetum vulgare

Tansy oil

Thujone

Thuja occidentalis

Thuja, White cedar

Thujone

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