January 2017 - Application from Mara Renewables Corporation to extend the food categories to which docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) rich oil from schizochytrum can be used in the European Union (EU) as a food ingredient under Regulation (EC) 258/97. Under Evaluation
February 2012: Application from Miyarisan Pharmaceutical Company, Japan for the authorisation of the bacterium Clostridium butyricum CBM 588 as a food supplement under the Novel Food Regulation (EC) 258/97. Under evaluation.
January 2008: Application from Martek Biosciences Corporation, for the extension of use of a DHA-rich algal oil from the microalgae Schizochytrium sp under the novel food Regulation (EC) 258/97. Authorised October 2009.
May 2014: Application from Bioneutra Inc., Canada to extend the use of Isomalto-oligosaccharide for use in a limited number of additional foods under the Novel Food Regulation (EC) 258/97 - under evaluation
May 2014: Application from the Spanish company Bioiberica S.A. to extend the use of Rooster combs extract (RCE) for use in food supplements under the Novel Food Regulation (EC) 258/97. Under evaluation