Notification given by FSSAI

FSSAI issued a Directions to all FSSAI Notified laboratories for Organic Testing

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has given a Direction to all FSSAI Notified Laboratories for Organic Testing under section 43(1) and 43(2) of FSS Act 2006.

All the FSSAI Notified laboratories are directed for the following:

a. To review their current capabilities and take the necessary steps to enhance the infrastructure and scope of the testing for organic products.

b. To make an application to APEDA for recognition of the laboratory for testing organic products.

c. To apply to National Referral Laboratory of APEDA for participation in proficiency testing as a pre-requisite to qualify for pre-export testing of organic products.