Eco-friendly food makers should receive certificates


February 11, Fineko/abc.az. The Law on Eco-Friendly Agriculture is expected to be amended.

ABC.AZ reports that the Azerbaijani Cabinet Ministers signed a decision on the regulation of the production and sale of foodstuffs and eco-friendly foods for infants and young children.

The decision says that companies that intend to produce eco-friendly food products must obtain appropriate certificates for the equipment installed for this purpose. Only in this case, the foods produced by this company can be offered for sale as eco-friendly product.

Changes to the Law on Beekeeping provide for obtaining a certificate and veterinary certificate for compliance of equipment and tools used in the production of bee products with eco-friendly standards. That is, the decision also regulates veterinary control in the field of beekeeping. Besides, the decision determines the standards for compliance of bee products with hygienic standards.