The State Service of Food Safety of the Ministry of Agriculture of the RA summed up the work
From 16-31 March the State Service of Food Safety of the Ministry of Agriculture of the RA monitored 35 economic entities of the Republic. As a result, violations of the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Artsakh to persons participating in the food chain were not registered in 6 economic entities. The rest of the violators were instructed to set deadlines for the elimination of violations.
During the same period, the specialists of the service made 9 educational and methodical visits to the city of Stepanakert to 110 economic entities (sales organizations) and 1 business entity engaged in mobile trade.
During the visit, explanatory work was carried out with economic entities, control over the fulfillment of the requirements provided for by the legislative field was carried out.
In the control period, the maximum residual amounts of nitrates in fruits and vegetables were measured. As a result, nitrates in fruits and vegetables were found to meet government regulations.
As a result of the control work carried out by the specialists of the Service, it was established that with the consent of economic entities, the following expired products were destroyed on the spot: meat products – 1.83 kg and other products – 1520 kg.