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Update: Food Facility Registration Renewal Period Extended

Posted in Food Safety, Food Safety Modernization Act

FDA announced this week that they  are extending the Food Facility Registration Renewal for 31 additional  days.  Due to a delay in the ability to  perform the online registration renewal until October 22, 2012, FDA has moved  the deadline to January 31, 2013.  The  FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), registration requirements apply to  domestic… Continue Reading

FDA Isssues First Suspension of Registration under FSMA

Posted in Food Safety, Food Safety Modernization Act, Uncategorized

The FDA has issued its first Mandatory Suspension of Registration under the Food Safety and Modernization Act FSMA.  (see FDA Order ( ) The order was issued to Sunland Inc for contamination in their peanut facility.  This facility has been linked to a number of recent salmonella discoveries in food being sold in stores.  If a facility’s registration is suspended, that… Continue Reading

Food Facility Registration Requirements Food Safety Modernization Act Will Be Ready on Monday 10/22

Posted in Agriculture Law, Food Safety, Water Quality

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today issued further information and guidance regarding registration requirements for domestic and foreign manufacturers, processors, packers or holders of food for human or animal consumption based on changes made by the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act).   The… Continue Reading