F18-030 Summary results from AHDB Contaminants Monitoring Project 20 Jun 2018
Attached are the results for stored samples from the 2017 harvest. Sampling was carried out in February/March 2018.
F18-032 Revised Waste Framework Directive confirms former foodstuffs are not waste 20 Jun 2018
On 14 June 2018 the revised Waste Framework Directive (EU) 2018/851 was published in the Official Journal of the European Union. In recital 8 it is explained that this change should avoid the situation where substances already covered by feed legislation are unnecessarily included in the scope of waste legislation.
F18-031 Regulation on Organic production and labelling or organic products 834/2007 20 Jun 2018
The new Organic Regulation has been officially adopted today and published in the official journal. The new Regulation will come into force on the 1 st January 2021.
G18-034 AIC Feed Trade Assurance Seminars 2018 – places available at remaining dates 15 Jun 2018
As a reminder, AIC are organising seminars this year which will cover the food/feed schemes FEMAS, TASCC and UFAS. AIC would like to invite you to one of these seminars at the following venues below.
BI18-008 Reminder - Training Event: DSEAR in the Agricultural Industry Supply Sector 08 Jun 2018
As a reminder, AIC have announced that Safety Management Ltd will provide two training events designed to explore the application of the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (“DSEAR”) to the agrisupply sector.
CP18-024 Guidance document on endocrine disruptors published 07 Jun 2018
On 19 April 2018 the Commission published criteria for defining endocrine disruptors applying to biocides and plant protection products.
G18-033 Checking the assurance status of GTAS Participants 07 Jun 2018
In June 2017, Gafta (Grain and Feed Trade Association) announced that it will no longer be running GTAS (Gafta Trade Assurance Scheme) in the areas of Transport and Storage after January 2019. Therefore, from now until January 2019 there will be GTAS participants whose current assurance will end and they will either join another assurance scheme or withdraw from the industry.
G18-032 AIC NEW Membership Manager 06 Jun 2018
AIC are delighted to welcome our new membership manager Tracy Smith to the organisation.
FR18-009 AIC FERTILISER SECTOR ANNUAL DINNER 2018 06 Jun 2018
Save the Date- AIC Fertiliser Sector Dinner 2018 | This year’s Fertiliser Sector dinner will be held on Thursday, 1st November , at the Institute of Directors in Pall Mall, London.
BR18-012 Cereal Import tariffs, TRQs and potential Brexit effect 05 Jun 2018
As a follow on to the recent EU proposal on apportionment or TRQ quantities (BR18-011), this is an aide memoire on the current main cereal TRQ situation.