Inspections are conducted by the Board of Health to ensure that food and milk sold in Town is wholesome, free from adulteration, properly labeled and safe for human consumption. The Board also inspects establishments that offer food products for sale to the public, to ensure that they are maintained safely, in compliance with the Sanitary Code.
Polystyrene Reduction By-Law - EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2020
Dear Food Establishment:
A Polystyrene Reduction Bylaw was adopted at a Special Town Meeting on October 22, 2018. This bylaw will go into effect on January 1, 2020.
In summary, this bylaw is to promote safe, reusable, and sustainable alternatives. It will also enhance both public and environmental health and reduce waste management issues.
Please reference the Polystyrene Reduction By-Law Flier under "Resources" at the bottom of this page.
MASSACHUSETTS RETAIL FOOD CODE The adoption of the 2013 Federal Food Code went into effect on October 5, 2018.