Food Partner Network News On April 7, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) of South Korea issued Announcement No. 2021-139 to amend the “Implementation Decree of the Special Act on the Safety Management of Children’s Food and Life” Part of the content, the main content is as follows:
1. The support objects of the Children’s Meal Management Support Center include the”Concurrent Care Center” stipulated in the”Child Welfare Law”.
2. The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety is allowed to publicize operational matters such as nutrition management support for feeding places registered at the Children’s Feeding Management Support Center.
3. If a group canteen operator who is not registered with the Children’s Meal Management Support Center receives a correction order and fails to follow the order, he will be fined 3 million won for the first time.
The time for the above comments to be solicited until May 18, 2021.