Food Chat n. 3 – Toma Barbarasa on food supplements, deposit return schemes, and food law in Romania

In this third interview, Toma Barbarasa on: 5:41 a Trans-Siberian railroad journey experience; 11:54 the lack of harmonization in food supplements EU market and Romanian rules for marketing them; 20:53 the official controls organization in Romania 31:10 botanicals 33:13 CBDs 39:49 the new deposit return scheme for packaging in Romania 48:56 the impact of the … Continue reading Food Chat n. 3 – Toma Barbarasa on food supplements, deposit return schemes, and food law in Romania

Food fraud update at EU level and Interpol/Europol Opson VII operation preliminary findings

On 25 April 2018, Europol/Interpol published the results of the OPSON VII operation to which the EU Food Fraud Network contributed in particular in order to detect tuna intended for canning being fraudulently sold as fresh. Justice, police, customs and food experts have been mobilised to investigate and to ensure the success of this operation in which … Continue reading Food fraud update at EU level and Interpol/Europol Opson VII operation preliminary findings