The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act will transform the nation’s food safety system into one that is based on the prevention of foodborne illness. It will be a system in which the food industry systematicallyRead more
FDA to Improve Process Used by Food Processors to Submit Information to FDA on Acidified and Low Acid Canned Food
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has completed its review of public comments received on drafts of new process filing forms that acidified and low-acid canned food manufacturers will be required to file with theRead more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has released two new food-related emergency exercises to help public health and other officials understand and coordinate their roles and responsibilities, and prepare for a food-related emergency.
The new exercises,Read more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today a public meeting to offer the opportunity for discussion on the recently finalized rules on preventive controls for human and animal foods under the FDA Food SafetyRead more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today the public comment period for a draft guidance document for industry that will help covered establishments to comply with the menu labeling final rule.
Although comments can beRead more
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing a draft guidance document that will help companies to comply with the menu labeling final rule, which requires that calorie information be listed on menusRead more
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued today the 2015 edition of the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program Standards (Retail Program Standards) that define the key elements of an effective retail food regulatory programRead more
Agency continues to warn consumers about the dangers of using pure powdered caffeine.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking action today to help prevent additional deaths from the use of pure powdered caffeine, potentiallyRead more
The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the most sweeping reform of our food safety laws in more than 70 years, was signed into law by President Obama on January 4, 2011. It aims toRead more
Germany has initiated a move to stop the growing of genetically modified crops under new European Union rules, documents seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
German Agriculture Minister Christian Schmidt has informed German state governments ofRead more