Regulations on Bulk Food Labeling
These regulations are prescribed in accordance with the provisions of Paragraph 2 of Article 25 of the Act Governing Food Safety and Sanitation.
This regulation is applicable to the Bulk Food of defined in Article 20 of the Enforcement Rules of the Act Governing Food Safety and Sanitation.
Food business operators with company registration or business registration, which sell the Bulk Food shall label the product name and the country of origin.
Except for foods for baking (roasting) and dealing with ready-to-eat foods on-site.
Food business operators without company registration or business registration, which sell the following Bulk Food shall label the country of origin of the product:
Fresh, chilled, frozen, dehdrated, dried, crushed, ground, simple cutting Peanuts, Red beans, Mung beans, Black beans, Soybeans, Buckwheat, Barley, Quinoa, Sesame,
Foxtail millet, Garlic, Shiitake, Tea, Red dates, Wolfberry, Hang Chrysanthemum, Chicken, Pork, Mutton ( lamb and goat meat) and Beef.
Food business operators sell the Bulk Food products that contain beef, pork and other edible parts of cattle and pig shall label the beef, pork and edible parts of cattle and pig of raw material of the country. The country of origin of beef, pork and other edible partsof cattle and pig shall be the country where the cattles and pigs areslaughtered.
The beef and edible parts of cattle mentioned in the above paragraph do not include milk, fat of cattle.
The Bulk Food labeling as provisioned by these Regulations shall be labelled in Chinese and in the form of cards, mark (label) or notice boards which in turn are either posted, hung, erected (inserted), stuck or utilized in other ways which are clearly visible. The vendors who choose to label the products with the mark (label) shall make sure the front of the remainder is larger than two millimeter in length and width. Those who choose to label the products with other means of communication shall make sure the front of the remainder is larger than two centimeters in length and width.