Posts In: Manufacturing

Ministry of Textiles changes percentage of total production of commodity for compulsory packaging of food grains and sugar in jute packaging material till 30th June, 2019

December 11, 2018 Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Textiles has, through an order dated 30th November, 2018, directed that compulsory packaging of food grains and sugar in jute packaging material for...

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CPCB warns Producers for not maintaining documents relating to (RoHS) Reduction in use of Hazardous Substances compliance under E-Waste Rules; says failure may lead to cancellation of EPR Authorization

December 7, 2018 EHS, Manufacturing, states 0

The Central Pollution Control Board (“CPCB”) has recently on 4th December, 2018 informed that they have started inspection to verify documents and activities for implementation of Extended Producer...

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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare proposes Cosmetic Rules,2018 for importing cosmetics for sale in India; invites comments within 13th January,2019

December 4, 2018 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare(“Ministry”) has proposed the Cosmetic Rules,2018(“Draft Rules”), through a notification dated 29th November,2018 which is applicable to all cosmetics as...

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FSSAI proposes amendments to the Food Safety and Standards (Contaminants, Toxins and Residues) Regulations limit quantity of Metal Contaminants used in Food Articles; invites comments within 26.12.2018

November 30, 2018 Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has proposed Food Safety and Standards (Contaminants, toxins and Residues) Amendment Regulations (“Draft Amendment”), 2018 through...

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Ministry of Electronics and Electronic Technology rolls out the draft National Policy on Electronics, 2018, invites comments/suggestion till 15th November, 2018

November 23, 2018 IT and ITeS, Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

With a view to the build a foundation to boost growth of Electronics System Design and Manufacturing (“ESDM”) industry in India, the Ministry of Electronics and Electronic Technology...

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FSSAI directs mandatory declaration of manufacturing date on edible grade crude oil

November 23, 2018 Food & Beverage, Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India in an order dated 8th November, 2018 decided that, declaring the expiry date on edible grade crude oil could be done...

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Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution extends the validity of old standards for Multipurpose Dry Batteries and Heavy Duties Dry Batteries till April 30, 2019

November 9, 2018 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

In a notification dated April 27, 2018, bearing no. S.O. 1776(E), the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution (“Ministry”) had notified the establishment...

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Ministry of Commerce and Industry notifies Ammonium Nitrate (Amendment) Rules, 2018, effective 28th September, 2018

October 15, 2018 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

This is a quick update to let you know that the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (“Ministry”) on 9th October, 2018 has published the Ammonium Nitrate...

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FSSAI proposes changes in food laws to indicate calorific value, logo for veg/non-veg, warnings relating to allergens etc. by Food Service Establishments; invites comments by 9th November, 2018

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has, by a Notification dated 8th October, 2018, issued the Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging and...

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Prototype sample units having Wi-Fi/Bluetooth facility no longer require Equipment Type Approval for import into India

September 20, 2018 Manufacturing, OPS, states 0

The Department of Telecommunications (“Department”) has, through a recent order stated that the Import License for Prototype sample unitsof devices having Wi-Fi/Bluetooth facility such as Mobile...

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