Big Data Contributes to Food Safety Supervision in Guiyang, China

GUIYANG, China, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Foodie culture has blossomed in China for ages. A well-known Chinese proverb "the masses regard food as their prime want" could be the best proof. Based on the cultural background and people's health, the government has continuously attached great importance to the food safety issue, enacting relevant laws to avoid foodborne incidents.In the current digital era, China has become a key player in modernized food safety approaches. Among the relevant modern technological advances, the big data analytics can be a case in point which provides effective solutions to food safety supervision.Located in Southwest China, Guiyang has pushed back the frontiers of big data in recent years. As China's Big Data Valley, how has Guiyang embraced the big data solution to revolutionize the food safety regulatory system? The journalist of interviewed the stakeholders.First and foremost, in order to avoid food safety hazards, there is a clear need to optimize the supply chain and remove contaminated food materials from the supply. Thus, Guiyang launched Agricultural Products Safety Traceability System, a data-driven platform to ensure safe food materials.This big data system can record the relevant information of the agricultural products including place of origin, transportation and maintenance conditions. A QR code, which contains the mentioned information, will be accordingly stuck on the food materials.
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