FSMA Food Safety Modernization Act – Frequently Asked Questions
The Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) much anticipated Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) rules went into effect for large manufacturers on September 19, 2016. It is estimated by the FDA that processed foods covered by this regulation are responsible for approximately nearly a million foodborne illness each year, costing the American public approximately $2.2 Billion. These new regulations are designed to reduce the risks and mitigate the costs associated with these illnesses.
This White Paper has been developed to help companies prepare for the new FSMA requirements surrounding the handling of Human Food. Frequently asked questions are answered.
Questions that companies should be asking as they consider the steps they need to take to become FSMA complaint are also included. Read the full white paper here.