Intentional Adulteration (IA)

FSMA’s final rule for mitigation strategies to protect food against intentional adulteration (IA) is aimed at preventing intentional adulteration from acts intended to cause wide-scale harm to public health, including acts of terrorism targeting the food supply.


FDA Regulation and Resources

ASTA & Industry Resources

IA Rule Guidance
The IA rule applies to both domestic and foreign companies. It is designed to primarily cover larger companies whose products reach many people. As with all FSMA rules, the FDA provides significant IA rule guidance designed to help businesses comply with the IA rule.
ASTA Webinar
ASTA has a two-part series of webinars, FSMA Webinar Series on Intentional Adulteration was designed to help spice companies comply with the IA rule.
FDA Food Defense
This training course  is available to help companies comply with the IA rule.