Lupins added to list of allergens in Food Standards Code

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On 25 May 2017, the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (the Code) was amended to add lupin to the list of allergens that must be declared on food labels.

Under Standard 1.2.3 (Information requirements – warning statements, advisory statements and declarations) lupin is required to be declared where it is present as an ingredient, compound ingredient, additive or processing aid.

You have until 26 May 2018 to update product information and declarations.

Lupin added to VITAL Online ANZ legislation

Lupin was added to the Australia and New Zealand legislation in VITAL Online on Monday 10th July at 1pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (3am same day UTC).

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