elika Estás en: Production Sectors /  Food Industry  /  Others elika

Others

OVERVIEW REPORT OF A SERIES OF AUDITS IN MEMBER STATES 02/03/12

Author: CE

This is a report of a series of audits conducted between 2007 and 2010 by the Food and Veterinary Office (FVO). The series consists of 25 audits of individual Member States to assess the official control systems for food hygiene, food of animal origin at all stages of processing and distribution, and food of animal origin at the retail level. Furthermore, it also wanted to assess the implementation of EU legislation within the area of traceability, labelling and in the case of bottled water, the procedure for recognition of natural springs and the official control of bottled water for human consumption.

Report

UPDATED THE MAIN RULES APPLICABLE TO GMOS FOR FOOD USE 24/02/12

Author: MAAMA

The Ministery of Agriculture, Food and Environment has updated the compilation of the main provisions for GMOs for food use on February 2012.

Compilation

REPORT ON FOOD TREATED WIITH IONISING RADIATION 2010 06/02/12

Author: CE

The current report covers the period from 1 January 2010 to 31 December 2010.

It contains a compilation of the information forwarded to the Commission by the 27 Member States. In 2010, 24 approved irradiation facilities were operational in 13 Member States in accordance with Article 7(2) of Directive 1999/2/EC.

One irradiation facility has been approved by Bulgaria and one by Estonia during 2010. No approved irradiation facilities have been closed. Seven irradiation facilities did not irradiate any food during 2010. A total quantity of 9.263,4 tonnes of products were treated with ionising irradiation in the Member States, 88,55 % of which were irradiated in three Member States: Belgium (63,11 %), the Netherlands (16,63 %) and France (11,06 %). The three biggest fractions within the irradiated categories are frog legs (47,67%), poultry (22,5 %) and herbs and spices (15,86 %).

More information

<< Back   Page 27 of 31   Next >>
ELIKA . Granja Modelo, s/n . 01192 . Arkaute (Álava) . Telephone: 945 122 170 . Fax: 945 122 171 . berri@elika.net
RSS feed
Diseño web Vitoria

We use third parties cookies to analyze user browsing.

By continuing to browse, you accept the use of cookies. For more information or to change configuration click here.