Friday, February 14, 2014

CONGRATS COMRADES



          In an order passed, the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) has directed the UT Administration to consider the UT’s senior-most food safety officer for appointment as designated officer under the Food Safety and Standards Act and fill the post on a regular basis in three months than filling it by way of deputation.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

MONITORING CARBONATED SOFT DRINKS.



The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has monitored and conducted checks on carbonated soft drinks to detect their deleterious effects on consumers. The FSSAI is the nodal agency for regulating manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import of articles of food, has reported that as per information received from some of the State/UT Governments, total number of samples collected for the last three years and current year were 1552, out of which, 94 samples were found to be nonconforming with the prescribed standards. 

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

FSSAI EXTENDS TIME LIMIT FOR RENEWAL/CONVERSION OF EXISTING LICENCES

THIS IS MY 100th POST IN THIS SITE:                      
  The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India on 04.02.14 has extended the time limit for conversion/ renewal of existing licences under the repealed Orders up to 04.08.2014. For more information: EXTENSION OF TIME FOR EXISTING LICENCES.


Explanation on the latest advisory by FSSAI regarding the extension date . . .