Food Law News - EU - 1997

28 November 1997: ADDITIVES - Amendments to Directive 95/2 on Food Additives other than Colours and Sweeteners


MAFF Letter, 28 November 1997

Amendments to Directive 95/2 on Food Additives other than Colours and Sweeteners

The Council of Ministers reached political agreement at the Internal Market Council on 27 November to the text of a Common Position on amendments to the ‘miscellaneous’ additives Directive.

The letter highlights the following issues:

When the necessary detailed examination has been carried out to ensure consistency across the various language versions, the text will be sent to the European Parliament for its second reading. This could take some months, after which the Council will need to consider any amendments which the Parliament might then put forward.

For previous related item, see 7 November 1997.


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