Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA)
Regions Affected
Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) P O Box: 2166 Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates Tel.: (+971) 2 403 2613 Fax: (+971) 2 671 0999 Email: esma@esma.gov.ae Website: http://www.esma.gov.ae
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Update of GCC draft regulation for Guideline for setting of tolerances for label declared nutrient value.</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">ICS: 71.040</p>
Description of Content

This guide is not concerned with the permissible tolerances when the addition of vitamins and minerals is mandatory or the minimum and maximum limits of energy, nutrients or any other components specified by the relevant national legislation, nor does it apply to the tolerance differentials on food labelling cards for special nutritional uses.

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Safety and consumer protection</p>
Relevant Documents


Final Date of Comments
Contact Details
Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) UAE TBT Enquiry Point Tel.: (+971) 2 403 2657 Fax: (+971) 2 671 5999 E-mail: uaetbt@esma.gov.ae Website: http://www.esma.gov.ae
Document Online Link (EN)
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