Food Traceability Rule

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a proposed exemption for certain cottage cheese products from the requirements of the Food Traceability Rule.  

The Food Traceability Rule establishes additional record-keeping requirements beyond those in existing regulations for those who manufacture, process, pack, or hold foods the agency

Continue Reading Cottage cheese is getting a pass on the FDA’s food traceability rule

The FDA’s final rule on Requirements for Additional Traceability Records for Certain Foods (Food Traceability Final Rule) establishes traceability recordkeeping requirements, beyond those in existing regulations, for people who manufacture, process, pack, or hold foods included on the Food Traceability List (FTL).

The final rule is a key component of

Continue Reading FDA issues the final rule for traceability records for certain foods

Years in the making, the publication of the final rule of the FDA’s Food Traceability Proposed Rule is imminent. Parts of the rule will be voluntary for industry.

The rule is among the congressional mandates in the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), which was signed into law on Jan. 4

Continue Reading Food traceability rule remains a proposal more than a decade after mandated