India: Licensed Organic Foods

August 23, 2018

Source: www.fssai.gov.in

Increasing awareness about the benefits of healthier lifestyle has led to the deviation towards proper eating. More and more people are incorporating organic foods in their diet owing to the fact that their cultivation does not involve use of any chemicals or fertilizers thereby having high nutrition content.

Since the market for organic products has expanded to a great extent, Food Safety Standards Authority of India (hereinafter referred to as “FSSAI”) regulates the sale of such products in India through the Food Safety and Standards (Organic Foods) Regulations, 2017, (hereinafter referred to as “the Regulations”). These