March 4, 2021
A proposed rule to expand traceability requirements for high-risk foods is unnecessarily complex and should be rewritten, UEP said in comments filed with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
UEP said the regulation “is unnecessarily complex” and will generate information that is “superfluous and not easily used by the recipients.” Especially for small farms, the rule will create new burdens, UEP said.
Among UEP’s criticisms of the proposed rule:
UEP recommended that FDA make major changes and re-propose the rule, so that the public has a chance to comment on the revisions.
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