Original title: 84% of the school canteens in China are "bright kitchen", and the Ministry of education will implement the food accompaniment system again
4hw.org on October 29, the Ministry of Education held a Theme Conference on campus food safety improvement. Wang Dengfeng, director of the Department of physical education, health and art education of the Ministry of education, said that as of October 14, the coverage rate of "bright kitchen" in school canteens nationwide accounted for 84% of the number of school canteens, and that of "bright kitchen" in school canteens in municipalities directly under the central government, provincial capitals and cities specifically designated in the plan accounted for 91% of the number of school canteens.
On March 19 of this year, the Ministry of education, the Municipal Administration of supervision, the health and Health Commission and other departments announced the regulations on the management of school food safety and nutrition health, which proposed that primary and secondary school kindergartens should establish a system of centralized meal accompaniment, and those with conditions should also establish a system of parents' meal accompaniment; in general, primary and secondary school kindergartens should not set up food business places such as small shops and supermarkets in schools. This provision shall come into force on April 1, 2019.
It is reported that in March and September of this year, the new semester began, and the Ministry of education and the State Administration of market supervision jointly carried out the investigation of school food safety risks. On September 11, the four departments held a teleconference on special rectification actions to make arrangements for key rectification work.
According to Wang Dengfeng, the quantitative indicators for the special rectification of campus food safety are to 'implement the system of accompanied meals by relevant school principals, with no less than one school (Park) leader accompanying students to have meals' and' school canteen & lsquo; bright kitchen & rsquo; coverage rate of more than 80%, and strive to achieve full coverage 'in municipalities directly under the central government, cities with separate plans and provincial capital cities.
Wang Dengfeng announced that at present, there are more than 510000 schools and kindergartens at all levels in China, and 380000 schools with canteens, accounting for 74.51% of the total number of schools in China. As of October 14, 2019, the number of school canteens' bright kitchen stoves' in China has reached 318600, accounting for 84% of the number of school canteens, and the number of school canteens' bright kitchen stoves' in municipalities directly under the central government, provincial capitals and cities specifically designated in the plan has reached 52800, accounting for 91% of the number of school canteens.
"Campus food safety is closely related to the health and life safety of teachers and students, with high degree of social concern." it is reported that on September 30, Chen Baosheng, Minister of education, held a meeting, which emphasized that we should focus on solving the problems such as the school principal and kindergarten head's food safety responsibility system is not implemented in place, food safety problems in catering units, and timely put forward the good experience of special rectification Good practices are fixed in the form of systems to improve the long-term mechanism of campus food safety management.
Next, Wang Dengfeng said that he would strictly implement the school's relevant person in charge accompaniment system, improve the school canteen's' bright kitchen 'coverage, carry out visual supervision of the school canteen, and further promote local and school implementation of the' bright kitchen 'coverage target.