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FSCI 338 Food Law, Regulation & Safety

This guide provides links to resources related to the oversight and regulation of food composition, processing, manufacturing, testing, preservation, packaging, distribution and laws for the regulation and enforcement of food safety.


All recalls monitored by FDA are included in the Enforcement Report once they are classified.

Information on the FDA from the 2017 United States Government Manual.

Guidance documents describe FDA’s interpretation of our policy on a regulatory issue.

Comprehensive list of current guidance documents, with links to texts.

Regulations regarding how food is processed, packaged, and labeled.

Labeling requirements and amendments under the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.

Press releases and other public notices about certain recalls of FDA-regulated products.

FDA publishes regulations in the Federal Register, the federal government's official publication for notifying the public of many kinds of agency actions.

Official repository for administrative proceedings and rule making documents.