The applicant wants to market tongkat ali root extract with the intention that it be added to various foods including cereal and nutrition bars, confectionery, beverages and energy and sports drinks, as well as food supplements.
Views wanted on tongkat ali root extract by 23 September 2016
2 September 2016
A company has applied to the FSA for tongkat ali root extract to be approved for use in the European Union (EU) as a food ingredient under Regulation (EC) 258/97. Views are wanted on the company’s application dossier that the FSA will present to the independent expert committee (Advisory Committee on Novel Foods and Processes) to inform its pre-market assessment of the novel food.