FDA Week - 01/12/2018

FDA To Exercise Enforcement Discretion For Food CGMPs

January 11, 2018
In response to comments from food industry stakeholders, FDA won't subject certain entities and activities to some provisions of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) that pertain to current good manufacturing practices (CGMPs) and risk-based controls for human and animal food; foreign supplier verification; and produce safety standards for growing, harvesting, packing and holding produce intended for humans, the agency explained in a guidance document and press announcement on Thursday (Jan. 4). FDA will also begin rulemaking to alter what...

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