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Products with safe ingredients may not need FSSAI’s approval

FSSAI is preparing new rules for product approvals after an earlier advisory, which put it at loggerheads with the food processing industry.

India’s food regulator may do away with product […]

Put your analytical data to work for you

We spend a considerable amount of our time in the food industry collecting data. Data may be quantitative or qualitative, and may be the result of one or more […]

Laboratory Update – Infrastructure Expansion

AES Labs has added another 6,000 square feet area to the laboratory by adding an additional 1½ floors.  The total floor area of the laboratory now stands at 20,000 […]

Patanjali noodles also under food safety scanner

After state food authority gave clearance to Maggi noodles in Uttarakhand on Wednesday, Ramdev’s Patanjali noodles has come under the scanner of the authorities due to controversies over an […]

Consumer tribunal allows tests on Maggi samples in FSSAI storage

A leading Indian daily reports that India’s apex consumer tribunal has accepted the government’s plea for testing the Maggi Noodles samples kept by Nestlé India Ltd at the food regulator’s […]

Every 5th Food Sample Found Adulterated, Misbranded

One out of every five samples of food items tested by public food safety labs in the country has been found “adulterated and misbranded”, with maximum in Uttar Pradesh […]

Government to relax approval system for food products: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

The government is taking steps to ease product approval system of food regulator FSSAI and working on a new mechanism where manufacturers may not need approval for their products […]

Draft notification of Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2015 related to maximum limit of Iron fillings in Tea.

Notice calling for claims, suggestions, views, comments etc from WTO-SPS Committee Members within a period of 60 days on the draft amendment related to maximum limit of Iron fillings […]