「Japan’s Specifications and Standards for Food Additives (JSFA)」は、食品添加物公定書を英訳したものです。
What is Japan’s Specifications and Standards for Food Additives (JSFA)?
The Food Sanitation Law requires the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare to prepare an official compilation of food additive specifications and standards. The compilation contains compositional specifications for individual additives as well as standards for manufacturing and use of these additives. The compilation is updated every several years to introduce new and improved test methods commensurate with the progress in science and technology, and to achieve international harmonization of standards. Japan’s Specifications and Standards for Food Additives is the English translation of the official compilation of food additives.
The details are discribed by Ministry of Health, labour and Welfare.
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食品添加物の規格 (Standards of Food Additives)
Japan’s Specifications and Standards for Food Additives (JSFA), 9th Edition
Cover Explanatory Notes
A. General Notices
B. General Tests
C. Reagents, Solutions, and Other Reference Materials
E. Standards for Manufacturing
F. Standards for Use
G. Labelling Standards
Annex 1 IR spectra
- This publication is an English translation of the official compilation of food additives, 9th edition. In the case of any discrepancy between the Japanese original and the English translation, the former will take priority. "
- The English version was revised according to the errata published by November 30, 2018."
- The latest update was on July 8, 2019. The update includes the specifications and use standards for the food additives authorized since November 30, 2017, when the 9th edition was published in the ""Kampo"" Government Gazette and also includes the specifications and standards modified since the date."
- Annex 1 shows the infrared reference spectra of food additives.