FSSAI to operationalize Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on sales) Amendment Regulations, 2020

Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on sales) Amendment Regulations, 2020 shall come into operation by 1st October 2020.

Clarification on scope of defense of due diligence available for FBOs

The advisory clarifies that the defense of lack of due diligence of another provided under section 80B of the act cannot be invoked in case of default of an employee or agent of the defendant. …

Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging and Labelling) Amendment Regulations, 2020

Every package of food which is permitted to contain sweetener and an advertisement for such food shall carry the label which clarifies its ingredients, recommended consumers and quantity of sugar in that product.

Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Seventh Amendment Regulations, 2020

In Appendix A, under the heading “ USE OF FOOD ADDITIVES IN FOOD PRODUCTS”, In Table 2 relating to Fats and oils and fat emulsions, for the Food Category Name “Vegetable oils and fats”, “Vegetable …

FSSAI permits extension of timeline for compliances relating to the use of Printing Ink on food packages

The FSSAI has acknowledged that Food Business Operators (FBOs) face difficulties in immediately complying with the revisions published by the BIS. Therefore, the FSSAI has declared that FBOs must comply with the revised IS standards …

FSSAI requests Municipal Corporations in Delhi to desist from issuing separate/ additional food licences

The FSSAI categorically states that upon the enactment of the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 and the Food Safety and Standards (Licensing & Registration) Rules, 2011, the Registering Authorities/ Central or State Licensing Authorities …

FSSAI issues new regulation on food marketing and selling products to school children.

Food business operators (FBOs) selling or catering school meal on school campus shall ensure that such FBOs are duly registered or licensed under the provisions of the Act.

The Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Sixth Amendment Regulations, 2020

The amendment provides new standards and description for Dairy Permeate Powders like whey permeate powder or milk permeate powder. Food Business Operators shall comply with all the provisions of these regulations by 1st July, 2021.

FSSAI temporarily permits the use of Diatomaceous Earth as a processing aid for filtration of honey

The letter issued by the FSSAI states that the use of Diatomaceous Earth as a processing aid for the filtration of honey, will not result in any enforcement action against Food Business Operators (FBOs) manufacturing …

FSSAI proposes draft Food Safety and Standards (Amendment) Rules, 2020

The draft rules propose a modification in the procedure of sampling and the manner of sending samples for analysis. They require that all the information relating to the Food Business Operator (FBOs), as contained in …

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