Companies with US interests to re-register their facilities with the FDA before year end.
The U.S. Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 require that food facilities (other than private homes and individual farms) producing, storing or otherwise handling food products intended for sale in U.S. interstate commerce be registered with FDA. Registration of facilities can be performed on the internet, and is free of charge.
For information and instructions on how to register a facility, please see FDA’s web page on the subject at the following link: To register on line, go to www.access.fda.gov
Facility Registration: http://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/FoodFacilityRegistration/default.htm