• FSANZ gets grant for food safety forum; consults on produce rules

    14 days ago - By Food Safety

    Food Standards Australia New Zealand has been given a grant to create an international food safety forum.
    The almost AU $500,000 award was announced by the Australian Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment.
    FSANZ hopes it will initially include Australia, China, the Republic of Korea, Japan and Singapore before potentially adding other members.
    David Hazlehurst, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment deputy secretary, said the forum would improve cooperation across the Asia Pacific area.
    “By bringing these countries together, FSANZ will organize collaboration...
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