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Imports of organic foods into the EU

2016-09-23 09:41

By Regulation (EC) No. 2016/1330 the European Commission updated Regulation (EC) 1235/2008 setting out the lists of countries whose system of products and control measures of organic products of agricultural products are recognised as equivalent to those laid down in Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007.

Regualation No. 2016/1330 entered into force on 22 August 2016.


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2016-08-24 09:21

The specific provisions relating to conditions of approval of the following active substance under the Plant protection products Regulation (EC) No. 1107/2009 have been updated as per Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1313 of 1 August 2016.


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When is advertising considered "self-evident" and "flagrantly misleading?

2016-08-23 16:48

Food companies sometimes use claims with the aim to demonstrate that their foods are special compared to others of the same catregory.

Control bodies often argue that thesee claims are self-evident and thus misleading. But is this really so?. If you wish further information please click here.

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