Food additives (ICS Code 67.220.20)
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia/The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf draft Technical Regulation for "Additives Permitted for Use in Food Stuffs"
On 30 September 2020, Saudi Arabia notified WTO (SPS) about this GCC Technical Regulation (G/SPS/N/SAU/436). The updated draft includes modifications in removing the food additive "Titanium dioxide (INS 171)" from the technical regulation. This is based on EU commission Regulation 2022/63. The procedure will apply after six months from the notification date.