India: FSSAI Invites Comments for Organic Food Regulations

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On March 31, 2017, FSSAI published a draft notification on Food Safety and Standards (Organic Foods) Regulations, 2017. Comments are invited from the stakeholders for a period of 30 days from the date of publication of the notification on FSSAI’s website. 

India: FSSAI Invites Comments for Organic Food Regulations

 

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