EU – Breaking news on allergens labelling

Last week we had great movement around this topic. DG Sanco opened a public consultation on Guidelines relating to the provision of information on substances or products causing allergies or intolerances as listed in Annex II of Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011 on the provision of food information to consumers. The consultation aim is to gather opinions … Continue reading EU – Breaking news on allergens labelling

Food recalls in EU/Week 40 – 2014

This week on the RASFF database (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) we have five recalls from consumers in EU in the alert notifications: - Allergens: undeclared soia in pasta e wholemeal pasta moose-shaped, following company's own check. Origin Sweden (via Germany), notified by Spain, distributed also to Australia, Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Poland, Russia, United Kingdom and United … Continue reading Food recalls in EU/Week 40 – 2014