G19-066 Non Business Days: Christmas & New Year 2019: 20 November 2019
GM19-018 New erucic acid limit comes into force 28th November 2019: 15 November 2019
COCERAL Grain Estimate September 2019: 6 November 2019
Legal limits for the presence of certain fusarium mycotoxins in food grade cereals were set in 2006.
The introduction of the UK Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation in 2008 and the EU Renewable Energy and Fuel Quality Directives in 2009 established levels for the first time on the use of renewable fuels in road fuel.
Erucic acid is a naturally occurring contaminant present in the oilseeds of the Brassicaceae family of plants, which includes oilseed rape and mustard.
Crops are currently seen as either conventionally bred, or genetically modified and therefore requiring significant controls. The resulting harvests from such a crop are segregated accordingly.
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