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National Standard for Labelling Prepackaged Food.

Country/Territory
Maldives
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Packaging/labelling Standards GMO Treated food
Geographical area
Asia, Small Island Developing States, Southern Asia
Abstract

This Standard of the Maldives Food and Drug Authority (MFDA) applies to the labelling of all prepackaged foods to be offered as such to the consumer or for catering purposes and to certain aspects relating to the presentation thereof. As a general principle, prepackaged food shall not be described or presented on any label or in any labelling in a manner that is false, misleading or deceptive or is likely to create an erroneous impression regarding its character in any respect. The Standard pres

Full text
English
Website
www.mfda.gov.mv