Oman’s food safety centre takes strict action against violators in Al Wusta Governorate

  • Date: 09-Feb-2024
  • Source: The Arabian Stories News
  • Sector:Agriculture
  • Country:Oman
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Oman’s food safety centre takes strict action against violators in Al Wusta Governorate

The Food Safety and Quality Center, in collaboration with the General Directorate of Agricultural Wealth, Fisheries, and Water Resources in Al Wusta Governorate, has taken decisive action against violating fish quality regulations.

The post Oman’s food safety centre takes strict action against violators in Al Wusta Governorate appeared first on The Arabian Stories News.Muscat – In its ongoing commitment to safeguard public health, The Food Safety and Quality Center has taken stringent measures to address lapses in fish quality control within Al Wusta Governorate.

Following an inspection conducted with the Directorate General of Agricultural Wealth, Fisheries, and Water Resources, a significant quantity of spoiled fish has been identified and promptly disposed of by established regulations.

The discovery of these spoiled fish highlights the critical importance of adhering to food safety protocols at all stages of handling, from procurement to distribution. Violations of Fish Quality Control Regulation No. 12/2009 jeopardize consumer health and undermine the integrity of the food supply chain.

In addition to disposing of spoiled fish, two commercial fishing vessels have been cautioned for failing to meet specialized fish safety and quality requirements.

The Food Safety and Quality Center underscores the necessity of strict adherence to regulations and laws governing food safety and quality.

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