In August 2015, FDA issued a final guidance to address various issues related to the use of nanotechnology in food ingredients intended for use in food for animals. This and other FDA guidance documents are being issued as part of FDA’s ongoing implementation of recommendations from FDA’s 2007 Nanotechnology Task Force Report.
Draft Guidance Document
- News Release: FDA issues guidance to support the responsible development of nanotechnology products (June 2014)
- Nanotechnology fact sheet
- FDA’s approach to regulation of nanotechnology products
- FDA issues three final guidances related to nanotechnology applications in regulated products, including cosmetics and food substances