French Act on Transparency of agricultural and food products – Ban of “animal” terms on plant-based alternatives

On 5th June 2020 France notified to the EU Commission via TRIS system the "Act on the transparency of information on agricultural and food products". France deemed that the measure won't have a significant impact on international trade or the internal market. Therefore, lacking any reference to the mutual recognition principle, we assume it will … Continue reading French Act on Transparency of agricultural and food products – Ban of “animal” terms on plant-based alternatives

QeA to the EU Commission – German beer contaminated with glyphosate

A bit of clarity on this issue, which recently landed on all the EU newspapers, was really needed...scroll down for more. Question for written answer to the Commission - Stefan Eck (GUE/NGL) , Anja Hazekamp (GUE/NGL) , Klaus Buchner (Verts/ALE) - 25th February 2016 Subject: German beer contaminated with glyphosate On 25 February 2016, the Umweltinstitut München e.V. (Munich … Continue reading QeA to the EU Commission – German beer contaminated with glyphosate