It has also directed all food safety commissioners to take action to prevent the use of unsafe packaging materials by companies and take up measures for enforcement of its order.
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India established under the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
Points to remember:
• It has been established under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006.
• FSSAI is responsible for promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety.
• HQ: New Delhi