On 28 December 2020, China National Center for Food Safety Risk Assessment (CFSA) opened public comment for Haematococcus pluvialis oil, the deadline for public comments is 28 January, 2021.
Details are as follows:
Haematococcus pluvialis oil
Source: Chlorophyta, Volvocales, Haematococcus Pluvialis
Select and breed excellent Haematococcus pluvialis algae species for artificial cultivation, harvest the Haematococcus pluvialis spores, made it through cell disruption and extraction.
Crimson oily liquid
Total astaxanthin content
All-trans-Astaxanthin content/ Total astaxanthin content
1. The scope of use does not include infant and young children food.
2. Food safety indicators are implemented in accordance with the relevant regulations of vegetable oil. In addition, the content of microsystin (LR, RR, YR) ＜ 1 μg/kg