The FSA has backtracked on its initial expectation for companies to make their novel foods applications at least five weeks in advance of the deadline and confirmed that it will accept applications up until March 31st, after receiving a large number of last minute dossiers.
Many UK CBD brands have been misled on how to prepare for the looming novel foods deadline meaning there is less than one month for some to pull together potentially impossible amounts of data, an industry expert has warned.
Writing for BusinessCann, Dr Paul Duffy, Toxicology Associate, at the ACI, elaborates on our Novel Food applications and the significance of these development for the the CBD industry
[Pharmacy Business Magazine] Industry body submits CBD novel food application for validation by Food Standards Agency
The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has submitted its novel food application to the FSA on behalf of CBD manufacturers. This marks a pivotal milestone for the ACI as it met the compliance deadline set by the UK’s Food Standards Agency (FSA), the association said in an update on Tuesday (Feb 16).
Following the submission of its novel food application, New Food gets exclusive insight from three experts integral to the study…
The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has submitted its novel food application on behalf of the members of its CBD Safety Study Consortium. The ACI has called this a pivotal milestone as its members have been working together to meet the compliance deadline set by the UK’s Food Standards Agency (FSA).
Despite the UK’s exit from the European Union and the end of the ‘transition period’ at the beginning of this year, it appears that the European Commission’s ruling on the novel status of CBD will stand. This means that all manufacturers and producers of CBD products in the UK will still be expected to have completed a Novel Foods application by the deadline later this year.
[Informa Pharma Insights] UK CBD Industry Embraces Trading Standards Partnership As Compliance Deadline Looms
UK CBD industry association, the ACI, joins others in forming partnerships with local authorities responsible for enforcing the new rules, which require all CBD food supplements on the market to hold a validated novel food application with the FSA.
[Food Navigator] ‘This will boost consumer confidence that they can trust these products’: CBD industry predicts sales lift as deadline for novel food applications approaches
With the UK deadline for Novel Food applications for CBD products approaching on March 31, industry body the Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has announced a partnership with Trading Standards to ensure a smooth transition.
The Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI) has announced on Tuesday (Feb 2) that it is the first UK cannabis industry association to formalise a partnership with Trading Standards. The latest agreement was approved by the Secretary of State last week.