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Emergency Preparedness—
Food and Drug Administration Milk Security Guidelines

Food Security Preventive Measures Guidance
Management
Human Element
Facility

Food Security Preventive Measures Guidance

The FDA has released industry guidance which represents the FDA's current thinking on the kinds of measures that operators of dairy farms, bulk milk transportation operators, bulk milk transfer stations, and fluid milk processing facilities may take to minimize the risk that fluid milk under their control will be subject to tampering or other malicious, criminal, or terrorist actions. Only the portions that apply to dairy farm operators have been reprinted here. The FDA's guidance documents, including this guidance, do not establish legally enforceable responsibilities.

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Management

FDA recommends that operators consider:

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Human Element

FDA recommends that operators consider:

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Facility

FDA recommends that operators consider:

FDA further recommends that operators of dairy farms consider:

The complete guidance document can be found at "Guidance for Industry: Dairy Farms, Bulk Milk Transporters, Bulk Milk Transfer Stations and Fluid Milk Processors: Food Security Preventive Measures Guidance".

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