The November 15 comment deadline for FDA’s proposed food safety regulations is quickly approaching! OTA is actively working to draft comments based on member feedback and we invite you to weigh in on how the proposed food safety practices may affect your operations. To assist this process, OTA is providing members with a presentation on our draft comments along with talking points addressing the areas of the proposed rules where we are focusing our attention. OTA’s food safety resources can be viewed on OTA’s website under U.S. Regulatory Issues/Food Safety Overview. View OTA’s Talking Points on the Produce Safety Rule.View OTA’s Talking Points on the requirements for compost and manure. For more information, contact Gwendolyn Wyard, OTAs’ Regulatory Director, Organic Standards & Food Safety.
Countdown on food safety comments
October 15, 2013 in Government Affairs & Policy
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