Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses
Host Government: Germany
The Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses (CCNFSDU) is responsible for studying nutritional problems referred by the Codex Alimentarius Commission. The committee also drafts provisions on nutritional aspects for all foods and develops guidelines, general principles, and standards for foods for special dietary uses.
Standards for Food for Special Dietary Uses which have been adopted by the Codex Alimentarius Commission can be found on the Codex Alimentarius website at http://www.codexalimentarius.org/standards/en/.
The Committee held its 37th Session in Bali, Indonesia from November 23-27, 2015. The U.S. Delegate’s Report of that Session is available.
The next session of the CCNFSDU is tentatively set for December 5 - 9th 2016 in Germany, specific location to be announced at a later time. Upon availability, the agenda and committee documents can be accessed at http://www.codexalimentarius.org/meetings-reports/en.
Requests for Comments
- List of Circulating Letters/Comments due for Codex Committees: http://www.codexalimentarius.org/circular-letters/en/
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