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FSSAI to set up food safety standards review panel

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The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) today said it is in the process of setting up a food safety standards review panel to identify gaps in the existing standards for safe and nutritious food against international standards. “FSSAI has formulated a three-pronged strategy for ensuring safe and nutritious food for the 1.3 …

FSSAI bats for adoption of fortified food in government schemes

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Food safety regulator FSSAI, which is coming out with a draft regulation for standards on food fortification, on Friday advocated the adoption of fortified food in government schemes. Addressing the media here, FSSAI CEO Pawan Kumar Agarwal said the draft Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) Regulations, 2016, which provides guidelines on fortifying rice, …