Monday, May 20, 2013

TAMILNADU FOOD SAFETY HELPLINE


                   The Tamilnadu Food Safety and Drug Administration Department has come out with a novel idea of creating a Helpline Cell Number for the benefit of the public and the Food Business Operators. The public and the Food Business Operators can make use of the helpline during office hours i.e. 10.00 am to 5.45 pm on all working days.


Helpline Cell No. 9444042322
Commissionerate of Food safety and
Drug Administration,
5th Floor, DMS Office Building,
Chennai- 600 006.

Friday, May 17, 2013

FSSAI's PROCEDURE FOR PRODUCT APPROVAL 

                                        The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has today released the procedure for "PRODUCT APPROVAL" 

Thursday, May 16, 2013

PANMASALA, GUTKHA BANNED IN TAMILNADU

                                      The Honourable Chief Minister of Tamilnadu on 08.05.2013 has announced in the State Assembly that the sale,distribution, manufacture of Panmasala and Gutkha containing tobacco as ingredient will be banned in Tamilnadu.
                                      Based on the announcement, the Tamilnadu, Commissioner of Food Safety and Drug Administration Department has given a circular to his subordinates for better legal implementation of the ban.

                         It is a welcome measure taken to save thousands from oral cancer.