Posts In: Food & Beverage

FSSAI issues direction regarding disposal and collection of Used Cooking Oil and format for maintaining records if usage is more than 50 litres/day; FBOs to comply 1st March, 2019 onwards

February 11, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has recently issued a direction under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 regarding disposal and collection of...

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FSSAI revises Alcoholic Beverages Standards; reduces font size of statutory warning on smaller packs of alcoholic beverages

February 11, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) after due deliberation with the Scientific Panel on Water and Beverages, has modified the specifications of the...

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FSSAI proposes amendments to the Food Import regulations, importer/ Custom House agent to file integrated Declaration Form; invites comments within 1st March,2019

February 11, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has proposed the Food Safety and Standards (Import) Amendment Regulations, 2019 (“Draft Amendment”) by a notification...

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FSSAI directs FBOs to use the term “Whole Wheat Flour” for Atta and “Refined Wheat Flour” for Maida on the Packaging Label of these Food products; FBOs to comply within 30th April, 2019

February 6, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has issued Directions to use the term Wheat Flour/ Whole Wheat Flour/ Refined Wheat Flour as English...

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FSSAI bans use of staple pins in tea bags

In a recent Order dated 25th January, 2019, the Food Safety Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has banned the use of staple pins in tea...

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FSSAI mandates use of FSSAI’s Organic Logo i.e., Jaivik Bharat Logo with effect from 1st April, 2019

January 31, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”), through their Regulatory Compliance Division has mandated the use of FSSAI’s Organic Logo i.e., Jaivik Bharat Logo with...

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Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare notifies Spices, Grading and Marking (Amendment) Rules, 2018 effective since 11th January 2019

January 19, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has notified the Spices, Grading and Marking (Amendment) Rules, 2018 (“Amendment Rules”). The Amendment Rules are effective since 11th January 2019 and supersede the...

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FSSAI rectifies labelling regulations for packages containing imported alcoholic beverages; importers must ensure implementation of the same

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has, in a Notification dated 14th January, 2019 announced that with a view to facilitate ease of...

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FSSAI notifies the Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Regulations, 2018

This is a quick update to let you know that the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has, in a Notification dated 24th December 2018,...

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FSSAI notifies Food Safety and Standards (Contaminants, toxins and Residues) Third Amendment Regulations, 2018; specifies Maximum Residue Limits for insecticides in food articles

January 15, 2019 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has, in a Notification dated 24th December 2018, issued the Food Safety and Standards (Contaminants, toxins and...

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