Application of the principle of mutual recognition on authorisations of plant protection products

In the following answer to a Member of the EU Parliament, the EU Commission did a useful recap of the applicable regime in the sector, quoting an ever useful guidance from 2014 about zonal evaluation and mutual recognition under of plant protection products under Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009. Question for written answer to the Commission … Continue reading Application of the principle of mutual recognition on authorisations of plant protection products

Q&A to EU Commission – Presence of petroleum-derived mineral oils (MOAHs) in infant and follow-on formula

Question for written answer to the Commission - 5th February 2020 Mineral oil aromatic hydrocarbons (MOAHs) are harmful petroleum derivatives which are found in many food products. Recent tests have revealed the presence of MOAHs in powdered infant formula sold in the European Union. MOAHs, which are found in printing inks or machine lubricants, are … Continue reading Q&A to EU Commission – Presence of petroleum-derived mineral oils (MOAHs) in infant and follow-on formula