The Clock Ticks for US Food Testing Labs to be LAAF-Accredited

FDA is gradually tightening the rules on food testing labs to mandate that, under certain circumstances, food testing must be performed only by LAAF-accredited laboratories. This article discusses how this affects contract testing labs and how the can comply with the amendments to Food Safety Modernization Act. The introduction of a laboratory accreditation program for food testing labs by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is intended to improve the testing of food under certain circumstances.