Permissible level of MSG and lead

Can the consumer department, please share what is permissible level of MSG and lead in any food product? I am specifically referring to ready to eat or so called instant foods. more  

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Lead is a known poison . MSG is also detrimenal to health. INdian Food and Drug authorities must lay down the maximum limits. It should be the onus of local authorities to enforce the rules and the general public to follow them more  
We are trying to FOLLOW Develop countries, But Our POLITICAL WILL and EXECUTIVE will still in 1947. Can any one explain- If RAMDEV BABA say in advertisement that TILL TO DAY products in INDIA of Mutli National are NOT good for HEALTH STANDARD, Why Not Govt. is Checking and going for BAN. In my Opinion- Either RAMDEV BABA is WRONG or MULTI NATIONAL Companies Consumer Product are NOT FIT. more  
Jayakumar Daniel Ji, MSG is Monosodium Glutamate, also called Ajinomoto. It is used as a flavoring agent mostly in Chinese cuisine more  
Mono Sodium Glutamate. Chemical formula‎: ‎C5H8NO4Na Solubility in water‎: ‎74 g/100 mL CAS Number‎: ‎142-47-2 EC Number‎: ‎205-538-1 Safe Use - not more than 1:200 ration by weight. more  
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