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August 15, 2016

Spherix Consulting Comments on Final Rule for GRAS

New FDA rules clarifying the process by which ingredients are deemed generally recognized as safe (GRAS) have been welcomed by some stakeholders, but harshly criticized by others, who say any system allowing firms to self-determine the safety of their own products without the knowledge – never mind approval - of regulators is fundamentally flawed.

Link: Senator slams FDA final rule on GRAS: ‘a self-graded take home exam that industry doesn’t even have to hand in’