The "Packed Under Federal Inspection" or "PUFI
" mark or statement signifies that the product has been inspected in an approved facility and meets approved specifications.
The voluntary inspection program of NMFS allows the use of a "Packed Under Federal Inspection" (PUFI
) mark on the products produced under in-plant inspection and in their advertising.
Department of Commerce (USDC) that allows them to label their products as PUFI
(Packed Under Federal Inspection.) PUFI
labelling provides retailers and consumers with assurance that products have been produced under scrutiny intended to assure that product quality is high, and conditions of manufacture conform to proper sanitary practices.