FSSAI gives clarification regarding the packing of toys and gift items with food products

Sep 06, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team


The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) on August 29, 2019, has issued a letter in order to give clarification on FSSAI letter dated July 22, 2019 regarding the packing of the toys and gift items with food products. FSSAI has clarified that the above mentioned advisory is non-binding in nature and therefore, no coercive action against the FBOs can be initiated by Food Safety Regulatory Authorities solely on the basis of ibid advisory of FSSAI unless the acts of the FBOs are in violation or contravention of relevant law.

The Food Safety Regulatory Authorities are advised to assist FBOs to improve upon their production process to address the issue of packing of the toys and gift items with food products.


Bookmark

Related Updates



Alternate Text

Get updates on the go on RuleZbook Mobile App.