Japanese Agricultural Standards
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[JAS 0020]NISHIKIGOI — Vocabulary (2:40) [External Link]
In February 2022, JAS for NISHIKIGOI was established! Nishikigoi are one of Japan's representative ornamental fish. They are also called "swimming jewels." Once you see them, you'll be fascinated by their beauty.
Foods and beverages
[JAS 1568] Easily Chewable and Swallowable Foods (PDF:355KB) (Published on January 9, 2020) — Technical Criteria for the Certification (PDF:188KB) (Published on September 3, 2020)
[JAS 1703] Soy Sauce ( (PDF:1.1MB) (Published on Shoyu) February 3, 2023) — Technical Criteria for the Certification (PDF:747KB) (Published on February 3, 2023)
[JAS 0005] Aquaculture products by artificial seedling production techniques (PDF:250KB) (Published on January 28, 2019)
[JAS 0010] Foods produced with the participation of persons with disabilities (PDF:735KB) (Published on July 5, 2022)
[JAS 0017] Milled rice (PDF:1.0MB) (Published on September 30, 2022) — Technical Criteria for the Certification (PDF:659KB) (Published on September 30, 2022)
Formats and methods of grade labeling for foods and drinks, and oils and fats (PDF:559KB) (Published on January 22, 2021)
Plant products (Non-edible)
Confirmation of equivalent performance of adhesives specified in Japanese Agricultural Standards (e.g. JAS for Glued Laminated Timber)
JAS lists adhesives that can be used for glued laminated timber, etc. Adhesives other than those listed can also be used as long as they have performance equivalent or better than those listed.
FAMIC confirms that the adhesives applied for confirmation have performance equivalent to the listed adhesives.
Adhesives with the confirmed equivalent performance
Adhesives for Glued Laminated Timber (PDF:104KB) (Published on March 29, 2023)
Adhesives for Cross Laminated Timber (PDF:144KB) (Published on September 14, 2022)
Adhesives for Laminated Veneer Lumber (PDF:262KB) (Published on May 18, 2022)
Adhesives for FingerJointed Structural Lumber for Wood Frame Construction (PDF:166KB) (Published on May 18, 2022)
Adhesives for Glued Build-Up Timber (PDF:177KB) (Published on February 8, 2023)
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