The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) is proposing to amend the “Enforcement Rule of the Act on Labelling and Advertising of Foods”. The major amendment prohibits labeling or advertising of food products, etc. using the same or similar trade name, trademark, container or packaging of the following:
- “Products for children subject to safety verification (stationery only)” defined under the Special Act on the Safety of Products for Children (Article 8.2)
- “Household chemical products subject to safety verification” defined under the Act on the Safety of Household Chemical Products and Biocidal Products (Article 18).