WEEKLY UPDATE 12TH to 16TH OCTOBER 2020

UGANDA CELEBRATES WORLD STANDARDS DAY

Kampala, 14th October, 2020 – Uganda, through the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) joins the world to celebrate World Standards Day, under the theme; “Protecting the planet with standards”. The day is set aside to recognize and pay tribute to the many experts who volunteer their resources in developing standards for a better world. https://blog.unbs.go.ug/?p=11398

 

UNBS URGES PROCESSORS OF MEAT AND MEAT PRODUCTS TO OWN FOOD SAFETY

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has called upon processors of meat and meat products to own up food safety in their different production lines. “Safety of the product is the primary concern. If you are dealing in food products, you must take ownership of food safety. You cannot do it because someone is pushing you. “ said Ms. Patricia Bageine Ejalu, the UNBS Deputy Executive Director in charge of Standards. https://blog.unbs.go.ug/?p=11402