FDA to hold meeting on FSMA import rule, third party accreditation

Those interested will have several opportunities to attend public meetings hosted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about two proposed Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules.

The first meeting will cover the foreign supplier verification rule, which requires importers to ensure foods and animal feed being shipped the U.S. are “produced in a […]

FDA releases two more FSMA rules

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed two new rules that place more emphasis on prevention of food safety issues in imports from foreign countries, rather than just inspections at their port of entry.

The rules, commonly called the foreign supplier verification rule and the accredited third party audit certification rule, are the latest […]