Food Safety Evaluation and Food Waste Management Ã¢ÂÂ An Indian
Ravi Teja Mandapaka1*, Prasanna Kumar Kukkamalla2
1Senior Research Fellow, Food and Drug Toxicology Research Center, National Institute of Nutrition, Jamai Osmania, Tarnaka, Hyderabad, India -500007.
2Guest Faculty, Department of Foods and Nutritional Sciences, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur Dt, AP, India - 522510.
- *Corresponding Author:
- Ravi Teja Mandapaka
Senior Research Fellow, Food and Drug Toxicology Research Center, National Institute of Nutrition, Jamai Osmania, Tarnaka, Hyderabad, India -500007
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: 13 April 2015 Accepted date: 20 April 2015 Published date: 19 June 2015
Food safety is nothing but utilizing various resources in order to ensure that all types of foods are properly started, prepared and preserved. Hence, they are safe for consumption. Internal auditing should be conducted on a repeated to make external auditing a smooth running process. The priority should lie in maximizing food sales, and giving away or selling foods past their prime involved risks that may undermine sales. Times have moved on towards reaching perfection with technology being updated almost every passing hour in the twenty four. This brings to a logical conclusion that there’re many great ways through which we can reduce the total food waste through innovation and research as it gives us a chance to take the best available quarantine measures in preventing spoilage and wastage of food. We should only target on producing food when necessary and it’s our duty to ensure ‘tis decrement of over production. Producing food and generating efficient waste invariably and internally contaminate the environment. The present study discusses about the Food Safety issue, emphasizes the need of international food safety standards and their implementation in the food processing units to ensure the maximum safety and presses on the importance of effective waste management.