What is the legal status of Vivinal® GOS use?

Vivinal® GOS can be used as an ingredient in many geographical areas, including all member states of the EU. Vivinal GOS received GRAS (Generally Recognised as Safe) approval for use in food and infant food in the USA in 2008, 2014. We always recommend that manufacturers check the status of this ingredient for the geographic area in question with the relevant local regulatory authority.