Dr David Jukes, The University of Reading, UK

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Last updated: 22 November, 2017

Food Law News

Providing access to over 4500 news items covering more than 20 years of food law developments

This page lists (in reverse chronological order) the news items available for 2017 covering the UK, the EU and broad international matters (e.g. Codex, WTO, FAO and WHO): For previous years:

To find news on a selected topic, a Search Page is available which can be restricted to search the news pages only. The listed material is based on information available from a number of different sources - IT IS UNLIKELY TO BE COMPREHENSIVE. The date used below relates to the date of the meeting, letter, press release etc - not the date the item was added to the list. To assist regular visitors, the is used to mark the six most recent additions.

Latest Legislation

A listing of some of the most recently published EU and UK key legislation. For a complete listing, see EU Food Laws 2017 or UK Food Regulations - Chronological Listing - Current

  • 21 November 2017: Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2158 of 20 November 2017 establishing mitigation measures and benchmark levels for the reduction of the presence of acrylamide in food
  • 11 November 2017: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/2058 of 10 November 2017 amending Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/6 imposing special conditions governing the import of feed and food originating in or consigned from Japan following the accident at the Fukushima nuclear power station

This page was first established by David Jukes on 28 May 1996.

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