DSHS Health Service Regions 2&3
1301 South Bowen Road, Suite 200
Arlington, Texas 76013-2262
In the spirit of the Department’s Guiding Principles and the Principles of Good Regulation, the Mission of the Manufactured Foods Division is to protect the public health of Texas citizens from contaminated, adulterated, and misbranded foods through the operation of an effective and efficient program of enforcement of Texas food safety laws and regulations. The focus of the Division will be oversight and education of regulated industry. The Division shall endeavor, whenever practical, to involve consumers, regulated industry, and academia in education and training activities related to food safety and labeling.