Codex standard on Unrefined Shea Butter

Codex Amendment on the Regional Standards for Unrefined Shea Butter 2022

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Posted By: Danica Kostic

EU recall (13) (1)On October 25th, 2023, the Codex Alimentarius published the regional standards for the “Unrefined Shea Butter 2022”.

 The scope of the standard summarizes the following points:

  • Intended for direct consumption or as an ingredient in the manufacture of food products;
  • The “Country of Origin” under section 7.1 has been corrected for its text; 
  • Section 7.2 on Labelling of non-retail containers shall comply with the “General Standard for the Labelling of Non-Retail Container of Foods (CXS 346-2021)”.

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