Thursday, July 2, 2015

LABELING RULES TO BE TIGHTENED.


With rising concerns over health risks involved in consumption of packaged food, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India is in discussion with the government to tighten labeling rules and make it mandatory for companies to clearly mention the dates of manufacturing, best before use and expiry.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

THE NETWORK WAY



Now,  it's the turn of network marketing major Enterprises to withdraw its products from the market. The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) to go ahead with its action of recalling seven products.

Friday, June 19, 2015

PESTICIDES SPOIL SNACKS.


  After the 2 -minutes fiasco, domestic snack maker faces “refusal” of its fried namkeen and candies in the US. The US Food and Drug Administration has refused 90 batches of the company's products in the past five months, since January.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

NOT ONLY MANUFACTURERS BUT ALSO THE RETAILERS


The country's food regulator plans to soon put the onus on retailers to check for product approvals and could hold them responsible if they are found selling items that have not been approved by it. 

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

THIS IS DIFFERENT: DETERGENT IN DAIRY MILK!

                 Detergent in  Dairy Milk! Company Refutes Allegation. 

Two samples of milk produced by a mom named Dairy have been found to be substandard, and one of them contained detergent, a food official noted.

Friday, May 15, 2015

DISTRIBUTOR CONVICTED IN TRIAL COURT


The Judicial Magistrate No.IV, Tirunelveli has convicted the Distributor of Scented Betelnut for having distributed the Scented Betel-nut adulterated with saccharin. The case was filed by the then Food Inspector Thiru.Shunmugam of Tirunelveli Municipal Corporation. Previously the Food Inspector had lifted the Scented  Betelnut from one Muthu who was selling it in Railway Feeder Road, Tirunelveli Town. 

Sunday, May 10, 2015

COMPLAINTS ON QUALITY OF FOOD?


Complaints regarding any substance intended for human consumption can be sent to the Department of Safety and Drug Administration.