Services of the industry engaged in Food Stuffs declared to be a public utility service.

The ministry of Labour And Employment vide its notification dated 17th February 2020 has declared the services of the industry engaged in Food Stuffs, covered under item 6 of the First Schedule to the Industrial …

FSSAI extends deadline for implementing alcoholic beverages regulation.

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has extended the time period for implementing the labelling requirement of Indian Brandy, as Indian Brandy (made from molasses spirit) to a later date till fresh notification …

FSSAI issues Food Safety and Standards (Food Product standards and food additives) Amendment Regulation.

The Draft Food Safety and Standards (Food Product standards and food additives) Amendment Regulation, 2020 suggests that “Milk and Meat producing animals except poultry and fish shall not be fed with feed containing meat or …

FSSAI mandated that feed for food producing animals shall comply with BIS specifications for compounded feeds for cattle

Food Safety and Standards Authoity of India vide notification dated 27 January 2020 has mandated that producers of commercial feeds and feed materials manufactured for Meat and Milk producing animals shall comply with specifications for …

Mumbai to be awake 24X7 from January 27

The Government of Maharashtra on the meeting held on 16 January 2020 has directed that the Shops and Establishments are to be allowed to function 24/7 with the exception of sale of alcohol, to implement …

FSSAI Issues clarification on Rectification process for cases of minor labeling defects.

FSSAI has issued a clarification on the process to be followed by the food safety authority while perceiving a need for rectifying minor labelling defects on food products. The labeling has been categorized into exceptions …

FSSAI amends the scheme for testing and inspection to be followed by Diary Processing plants.

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India in its notification dated 10th January, 2020 has amended its earlier notification on guidelines on Scheme of Testing and Inspection which was to be adopted by dairy …

FSSAI publishes Recommended Dietary Allowance standards for use of vitamins, minerals and amino acids

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India vide Notification dated 7th February 2020, has issued Recommended Dietary Allowance standards for use of vitamins, minerals and amino acids.

FSSAI restricts entities from using ‘FSSAI’ name & logo in their website.

Since FSSAI has noticed that number of websites are operating with a domain name consisting of the regulator’s name and words such as ‘registration’ or ‘license’ as suffix or prefix. FSSAI has directed entities not …

FSSAI extends the timeline for compliance of standards for packaged drinking water.

FSSAI has extended the permissible limits of Calcium and Magnesium in Packaged Drinking Water (other than Mineral Water) for a further period of six months, that is till 1 July 2020.