The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources has presented a guide on the technical criteria for the design and construction of butchers and slaughterhouses and the management of wastewater and solid waste.
The FDA has released a new version of its guidelines on good manufacturing practices for the cosmetics industry, with the aim of standardizing procedures.
From an article by the Costa Rican Foreign Trade Promotion Office (PROCOMER):
The United StatesFood and Drug Administration (FDA) has published a guide that provides guidance on good manufacturing practices in the cosmetics industry, with the goal of helping identify the standards and factors which have an affect of the quality of products.
CIDEA will verify compliance with good practices in aquaculture and fisheries, helping to ease access to export markets.
With the endorsement of the Institute for Training, Environmental Research and Development (CIDEA by its initials in Spanish), the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry will award companies with a certificate of good aquaculture practice.
The Social and Environmental Management System for Sustainable Production of Pineapple (SG-PSP) is the standard of good environmental and social practices, to carry out the Environmental Responsibility Commitment, established by Canapep on June 5, 2008.
A statement from the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAGFOR) declares: “Good aquaculture practice and traceability consists of changing the ways of cultivating shrimp, improving animal health, developing environmental programs, improving the working conditions for employees, and ensuring safe and healthy products for consumers.”
As part of the Agritrade Platform, Guatemala will participate for the 27th time in PMA Fresh Summit, the most important international trade show and convention of fruits and vegetables in the United States, which will take place at Anaheim Convention Center, California from October 17th to 19th.
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