AFSA appeals to entrepreneurs


Posted on 15.02.2019 08:02


Azerbaijan Food Safety Agency warns entrepreneurs against producing, storing, selling and using unusable, expired and forbidden pesticides, biological substances and their compounds.

AFSA set up an inventory commission to carry out on-site inspections to discover unusable, expired and forbidden pesticides, biological substances and their compounds as well as their packages. The commission is comprised of representatives of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ministry of Health of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan and other appropriate authorities.

Azerbaijan Food Safety Agency reaffirms its appeal to entrepreneurs who possess unusable, expired and forbidden pesticides, biological substances and their compounds as well as their packages to report to the Agency (hot line 1003). Otherwise, measures will be taken against them in accordance with law.