No more leniency: Japan ends flexible enforcement of food labelling rules permitted after heavy rains disaster

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) has instructed various local authorities in charge of food labelling (Food Labelling Bureaus) that stricter enforcement will be put back in force as of November 23.“MAFF along with the Consumer Affairs Agency (CAA) and the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has been implementing the flexible…Continue Reading