World Food Safety Day 2020

World Food Safety Day 2020 June 7th, 2020 marks the second celebration of World Food Safety Day. The  Codex Alimentarius Commission  which is  responsible for setting standards and  guidelines for food safety as well as food commodities, and safe and fair trade in food, was  granted its ...

WORLD METROLOGY DAY 2020

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards is celebrating the science of measurement – METROLOGY - on 20th May 2020:   World Metrology Day. World Metrology Day (WMD) is an annual event in celebration of the signing of the Metre Convention on 20th May 1875. The International Bureau for ...

FAO Platform

FAO GM Foods Platform The FAO GM Foods Platform is a simple online platform to share information on safety assessment of foods derived from recombinant-DNA plants authorized in accordance with the Codex Guideline for the conduct of food safety assessment of foods derived from recombinant-DNA ...

"Greetings! The staff of the Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards (ABBS) are on a quest to facilitate the development of the standards infrastructure of our twin-island nation, and welcome your participation and inputs into this process. Our website has been designed to make pertinent ...