The Americas – Argentina: Nutritional seals and warnings system developed

The Nutritional Stamps and Warnings System (Provision 2673/2022) is a tool created within the Federal Information System for Food Control Management (SIFeGA in Spanish) for the consultation and management of the procedures established by Law No. 27,642 and its Regulatory Decree No. 151/2022, within the framework of the powers conferred to ANMAT through the National Food Institute. This system is integrated by the following services:

  • Stamp Calculator: it is publicly accessible. It is used to perform the official calculation of the profile of critical nutrients, and presents the seals of warnings and cautionary legends that food products covered by the Law must include.
  • Affidavit: allows companies to submit the affidavit of critical nutrients, according to Article 14° and in compliance with the schedule of Article 19° of Decree No. 151/2022.
  • Extension manager: allows companies to submit requests for extensions and exceptions, according to article 20 of Law 27.642 and Decree 151/2022.
  • Search engine: allows online consultation of the public information declared on food and non-alcoholic beverages, consolidated from the sworn statements of the regulated entities.