The Beijing food and drug authority said yesterday that it has released guidance on reviewing the production of sports nutrition food in Beijing. It is the first regulation document of this kind in China.
Li Jian, chief of food production department of Beijing FDA said that sports nutrition was a kind of food for special dietary use, which is different from health food. The new document was drafted based on specific production requirement, use of additive and label standard etc of sports nutrition.
To better meet the demand of people who use sports nutrition, the Beijing FDA has highlighted sports nutrition in daily inspection. (Source: Beijing Morning News)