China formulates supportive rules for Food Safety
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BEIJING, Jun 03, 2009 (Xinhua via
COMTEX) -- China has worked out specific rules to guarantee the
implementation of the Food Safety Law, according to the State
Administration for Industry & Commerce (SAIC) of China.
Included in the rules are those on the management of food circulation
license, supervision on food safety during the ci rculation process, and
standards on model retailers.
SAIC also laid down food management systems conce rning market access,
quality supervision, market inspection, sampling check, safety precaution
and emergency response, advertising, and lega l enforcement in the food
China's Food Safety Law was put into effect on Mo nday. The law is aimed at
improving efficiency of food safety monitori ng network with tougher standards,
strict supervision and severe punis hment of offenders.