Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Egyptian Organization for Standardization and Quality 16 Tadreeb El-Modarrebeen St., Ameriya, Cairo – Egypt E-mail: eos@idsc.net.eg / tbteos@eos.org.eg Website: http://www.eos.org.eg Tel.: + (202) 22845528 Fax: + (202) 22845504
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Draft of Egyptian Standard for “Fish Oils"</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Animal and vegetable fats and oils (ICS 67.200.10)</p>
Description of Content

This draft standard applies to the fish oils described in section 2 that are presented in a state for human consumption. For the purpose of this Standard, the term fish oils refers to oils derived from fish and shellfish as defined in item 2 of Egyptian standard No.7893-1 for the Code of Practice for Fish and Fishery Products. This standard only applies to fish oils used in food and in food supplements where those are regulated as foods.

Worth mentioning is that this standard is technically identical with - Codex Stan. 329/2017 "Fish Oils".

Objectives & Rationale
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Human health and consumer protection</p>
Relevant Documents
  • Codex Stan. 329/2017 "Fish Oils"
Final Date of Comments
Contact Details
Egyptian Organization for Standardization and Quality Address: 16 Tadreeb El-Modarrebeen St., Ameriya, Cairo- Egypt Tel: + (202) 22845528 Fax: + (202) 22845504 E-mail: eos@idsc.net.eg / eos.tbt@eos.org.eg Website: http://www.eos.org.eg
Document Online Link (EN)
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