Control Sector at Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority has met recently with representatives of food facilities running business both in retail and whole sale sectors as part of its efforts to escalate the situation of food sector in the emirate.
The program which was organized in order to enhance effective communication with businesses in this area hoping for best implementation of food safety rules, regulations, systems and procedure set by ADFCA it is endeavor to guarantee safe food to each and every consumer.
The meeting covered a number of topic related to safety of food products handled and sold through the facilities while the prime focus was given to the importance of food labelling.
ADFCA officials who delivered a detailed presentation on food labelling stressed the need to consider food labels as an important thing that connected with safety of end consumer.
'It is not just a label to know expiry date of products, rather it is a source of guidance for consumers for thoroughly understanding about the ingredients, nutritional value, additives and all that the product contains'- participants enlightened.
Another important presentation shed light on the Traceability & Recall system which is an integral mechanism to ensure safety of the consumer.