Entries by Romel Gocotano

The 9 Tree Nut Allergens for PEAL

For Australia and New Zealand, there are 9 tree nuts specified in the Plain English Allergen Labelling (PEAL) Standard as allergens and they must be declared according to their individual nut name in both the Ingredient Statement and the allergen Summary Statement. The 9 tree nuts are almond, Brazil nut, cashew, hazelnut, macadamia, pecan, pine […]

Ten Essential Criteria For Plain English Allergen Labelling (PEAL) for Australia & NZ

Food Standards (Proposal P1044 – Plain English Allergen Labelling) Variation is the latest update to the food regulations in Australia & New Zealand and will affect all food & drink products that require an allergen statement. To help consumers, all allergen information must to be declared in simple, plain English terms and in a specified […]