Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka consumer authority introduces new regulations on storing expired products
Sun, Aug 24, 2014, 10:24 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 24, Colombo: Sri Lanka Consumer Affairs Authority has introduced new regulations on storing expired products under a special gazette notification issued on the 15th of August. The gazette notification has banned unwarranted storing of expired products.

According to the regulations, the individuals who store the expired products for any purpose like returning, exporting or destroying must submit complete records to the Consumer Affairs Authority.

The regulation is valid for importers, producers, distributors, suppliers and retailers.

The Authority plans to take stern action from the 1st of September against those traders who do not maintain proper reports on items that are not suitable for consumer consumption or on items to be destroyed, Director General of the Consumer Affairs Authority J. M. U. Douglas stated.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka Ports Authority extends deadline for EOIs to develop East Container Terminal of Port of Colombo
-- [8 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Customs arrest Bangladeshi national for attempting to smuggle out gold worth Rs. 5.7 mn
-- [26 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka PM to leave for Jakarta next week to attend World Islamic Economic Forum
-- [1 hour and 0 minutes ago]
Ceylinco General Insurance introduces comprehensive natural disaster cover for traders and homes
-- [2 hours ago]
Renovation of Sri Lanka's main airport next year, no plans to sell Mattala airport - Transport Minister
President rejects media reports on joint opposition's protest march
Sri Lanka PM says making the country a better place for people is politicians' duty
Commonwealth supports human rights chapter for Sri Lanka constitution
Sri Lanka hosts Global Shippers' Forum this week
ICRC asks Sri Lanka to clarify fate and whereabouts of 16,000 missing persons

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.