Canadian Food Safety Information Network (CFSIN) announced

On 27th November 2020 the Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced the implementation of the Canadian Food Safety Information Network (CFSIN) with the aim to strengthen rapid response to food safety issues in the country. The vision and objectives of CFSIN were formed following a 2008 outbreak of listeriosis that tragically claimed the lives of 22 Canadians. Following … Continue reading Canadian Food Safety Information Network (CFSIN) announced

FDA Recognizes Australia as Having a Comparable Food Safety System to the U.S.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has signed an arrangement with the Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources recognizing each other’s food safety systems as comparable to each other. This is the third time that the FDA has recognized a foreign food safety system as comparable, the first being New Zealand in 2012 and Canada … Continue reading FDA Recognizes Australia as Having a Comparable Food Safety System to the U.S.