The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending the comment period for the New Dietary Ingredient (NDI) draft guidance notice by 60 days. The announcement, published in the Sept. 7 Federal Register notice, will extend the comment period from Oct. 3 to Dec. 2, 2011. The FDA first announced the availability of a draft guidance for industry on July 5, and requested comments. The agency is extending the comment period in response to a request for more time to allow interested persons additional time to submit comments.
Federal Register notice (pdf)