Safe Food Spotlight

FDA Announces Enforcement Discretion Policy for Certain FSMA Regulations

The FDA announced that it intends to exercise enforcement discretion for certain provisions in four of the rules that implement the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).  This means that during the enforcement discretion period, the agency does not intend to enforce these provisions as they currently apply to certain entities or activities. The enforcement discretion announced today pertains to [more…]


View Safe Food Spotlight: January 2018

Safe Food Spotlight

Are You A New Start Up Food Facility? Here are the basics to food safety

A start-up facility must have a basic food safety plan based on HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) in place to meet current regulatory requirements. Any food processing facility must first register with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and assigned a site-specific FDA Registration Number. The next requirement for implementing a food safety plan is to designate a [more…]


View Safe Food Spotlight: January 2018