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CPG Sec 527.250 Cheese & Cheese Products - Misbranding Involving Net Contents November 2005

Final
Issued by:
Guidance Issuing Office
Office of Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, Office of Regulatory Affairs
Office of Foods and Veterinary Medicine, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

REGULATORY ACTION GUIDANCE:

The following represents criteria for recommending legal action to CFSAN/Office of *Compliance*/Division of Enforcement (HFS-605):

Net Weight

In packaged cheese when there is an average shortage of one percent or more substantiated by factory evidence of short weight practices, or two percent or more if factory evidence of short weight is not available.

NOTE: Caution must be observed to make sure that shrinkage has not occurred after interstate shipment.

*Material between asterisks is new or revised.*

Issued: 10/1/80
Revised: 8/1/86, 3/95, 5/05
Updated: 11/29/05


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