Revised Implementing Rules and Regulation of Executive Order No.51

Quality and Standard

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SECTION 29. Quality. – The quality of products is an essential element for the protection of the health of infants and young children and therefore shall be of highly recognized standard.

SECTION 30. Standards.- Food products within the scope of this Code shall, when sold or otherwise distributed, meet applicable standards recommended by the Codex Alimentarius Commission and also the Codex Code of Hygienic Practice for Foods for Infants and Children.

SECTION 31. Against Adulteration and the Like. – To prevent quality deterioration, adulteration or contamination of food products within the scope of this Code, distribution outlets, shall not be allowed to open cans and boxes for the purpose of retailing them by the cup, bag or in any other form.