Home Food Regulatory News Korea Publishes a Partial Amendment of Food Standards and Specifications Korea Publishes a Partial Amendment of Food Standards and Specifications Jul 1, 2022 | Standards | Regulatory News | News Posted By: Sandhya Sashikumar Share: On June 30th, 2022, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety of Korea updated the regulation by publishing the “Partial Amendment of the Korea Food Standard and Specification (No. 2022-48)”. The major changes present in the publication are the following: Standards of nutritional preparations for the elderly and food for special medical purposes; Setting up of microbial standards and test methods; Re-evaluation of raw-material ingredients to ensure food safety; Establishment of new residual tolerance standards for the Veterinary Drugs ketoprofen, cyhalothrin, etc.; Addition of a new residual tolerance standard for Pesticide components in livestock products. The regulation is effective from June 30th, 2022. To view the complete document, check out the Food News Monitoring System.