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F15-019 Commission proposal to re-nationalise EU market authorisations of genetically modified crops for feed and food use: 24 April 2015
On April 22 nd , the European Commission adopted a legislative proposal which attempts to introduce a national element to the EU market authorisations of genetically modified crops for feed and food use. In effect, this could allow individual Member States to take a non-GM stance with regard to the use of feed and food materials.
F15-018 FAMI-QS Certification and Scopes: 23 April 2015
AIC frequently receives queries from businesses seeking to buy feed ingredients from FAMI-QS certified companies. At a recent meeting with FAMI-QS these issues were discussed, and we are happy to pass on the following guidance:
F15-017 Formaldehyde – SCoPAFF discussions: 22 April 2015
The Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed (SCoPAFF) is currently discussing a draft Annex entry to Regulation 1831/2003 on feed additives in which it is proposed that formaldehyde is to be included under the category “Technological Additives” and in a new functional group of ”Feed Hygiene”. This is a proposed transition from the Biocides Directive to the controls on animal feeds.