Packaged Commodities Rule
Rule 6(1A) –Whether it is necessary to declare the name of person in charge of consumer care cell –
It is clarified that declaration of designation of the person in charge of consumer care cell is deemed compliance of this Rule .
It is also clarified that where the manufacturer has no separate address for the consumer care cell, declaration of designation of the person (in charge of consumer care cell ) / the name of office (Consumer care cell, consumer complaint cell etc.,) ,telephone number and if available , e mail address along with name & address of manufacturer required under Rule 6(1) and mention on the package to this effect is deemed compliance of this Rule .
3) Rule 6(1B)-Whether declarations required under the Rules can be made in one label and affixed on the package.
It is clarified that the provisions of the Rules prohibit affixing of stickers for making or altering inpidual declaration. There is no bar on affixing a label containing all the declarations required under the Rules.
4) Rule 9(3)-The intent of the provision be explained
It is clarified that when a package has two wrappings, inner and outer , what is of concern to the consumer is outer wrapper . So there is no purpose of giving all declarations on inner wrapper.
Similarly, the FSSAI under rule 23 emphasises the provision of contact details for the consumer.
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