BREAKING NEWS – EU Commission willing to set legal limits on trans fats

The European Commission has adopted today a report on trans fats (TFA) in food and in the overall diet of Europeans. This issue is a worldwide concern as the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have notably adopted a decision last June to remove partially hydrogenated oils from foods within three years. The Commission's … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS – EU Commission willing to set legal limits on trans fats

Written Q&A to EU Commission – Publication of data of recalls from the market – The Czech Republic’s Food Pillory initiative

Question for written answer E-007789/12 to the Commission Mara Bizzotto (EFD) (3 September 2012) Subject: The Czech Republic's Food Pillory initiative — a best practice to disseminate The Czech Republic's Ministry of Agriculture has recently opened Food Pillory, a website on which foods that are potentially harmful to consumers are reported and classified according to three … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Publication of data of recalls from the market – The Czech Republic’s Food Pillory initiative