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31-Oct-03 Press release
Commission proposes signing the Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Animals during International Transport , 30 October 2003 de fr
  Speeches
Speech by David Byrne, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Protection, " Food Safety and Packaging", Launch of International Good Manufacturing Practice Standard for Corrugated and Solid Board, Brussels, 29 October 2003
  Plant Protection Products
Existing active substances decisions and review reports (Quintozene) updated
  Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health - Section : Plant Health
Short report of the meeting held on 03 October 2003 (4/2003) (205KB)
  Scientific Committee on Medicinal Products and Medical Devices
Summary report of the 23rd meeting held on 19 June 2003 in Brussels adopted on 16 October 2003 (187KB)
24-Oct-03 GM Plants and Seeds
Questions and Answers about GMOs in seeds (73KB)
22-Oct-03 Register for Conference
Risk Perception: Science, Public Debate and Policy Making to be held in Brussels 4-5 December 2003
16-Oct-03 Press release
Commission approves EUR 147 million to fight animal diseases in 2004 , 16 October 2003 de fr
  Press release
EU complies with WTO ruling on Hormone beef and calls on USA and Canada to lift trade sanctions , 15 October 2003 ES de fr
  Safety of Food Products
Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed : Weekly overview of alert and information notifications - week 41 (103KB)
  Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health - Section : Animal Nutrition
Summary minutes of the meeting held on 24-25 September 2003 (146KB)
  Contamination of Food and Feed Materials Inspections
Final report of a mission carried out in Brazil from 27th January to 7th February 2003 to assess the facilities and measures in place for the control of aflatoxin levels in brazil nuts intended for export into the European Union (9027/2003)
  Pesticides Inspections
Final report of a mission carried out in Belgium from 24 to 28 February 2003 in order to evaluate control systems for the placing on the market and use of plant protection products and for residues in foodstuffs of plant origin (9119/2003)
  Special Topics
Hormones in meat updated
14-Oct-03 Veterinary Inspections
Final report of a mission carried out in Denmark from 16 to 20 June 2003 in order to evaluate the disease contingency plans for epizootic diseases (in particular foot and mouth disease & classical swine fever) (9101/2003)
  Veterinary Inspections
Final report of a mission carried out in Uruguay from 2 to 12 June 2003 in order to evaluate animal health controls in place, in particular over foot and mouth disease and public health control systems and certification procedures (9092/2003)
  Veterinary Inspections
Final report of a mission to the Faeroe Islands from 20 to 22 May 2003 concerning import controls at border inspection posts (9172/2003)
  Scientific Committee on Cosmetic Products and Non-Food Products intended for Consumers
Draft agenda for the 25th plenary meeting (Brussels, 20 October 2003) pdf (9KB)
  Plant Protection Products
Existing active substances decisions and review reports updated
  Plant Protection Products
New active substances decisions and review reports updated
13-Oct-03 Press release
Foot-and-mouth disease in Argentina: extension of areas under restriction , 10 October 2003 (8KB)
  Press release
€ 1.25 million advance payments for the eradication of avian influenza in Belgium , 10 October 2003 (8KB)
  Press release
Safety of smoke flavourings: Commissioner Byrne welcomes Council adoption of new Regulation , 10 October 2003 de fr
  Animal Health / Prevention and Control of Animal diseases
New section : OIE (Office International des Epizooties - World Organisation for Animal Health): Community Coordination
08-Oct-03 Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health - Section : Animal Nutrition
Agenda : Meeting of 22-23 October 2003 (166KB)
  Food and Veterinary Office - Special Topics
General guidance for third country authorities on the procedures to be followed when importing live animals and animal products into the European Union es fr (+/-600KB) updated
  Standing Committee on Plant Health
Short report of the meeting held on 25 -26 September 2003 (08/03) (179KB)
07-Oct-03 Safety of Food Products
Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed : Weekly overview of alert and information notifications - week 40 (233KB)
  Scientific Committee for Toxicity, Ecotoxicity and the Environment
Opinion on "the scientific basis of the national provisions on short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs) being more restrictive than those laid down in Directive 2002/45/EC that the Netherlands intends to maintain in accordance with article 95(4) of the EC Treaty".  Adopted by written procedure on 3 October 2003 (374 KB)
  International Food Safety Issues
Codex Alimentarius : CCNFSDU - Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses updated
03-Oct-03 Scientific Committee for Toxicity, Ecotoxicity and the Environment
Opinion on "Complaint 1999/5056/NL – Restrictions to the use of Copper containing anti-foulings on pleasure craft". Adopted by written procedure on 19 September 2003 (139 KB)
  Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health - Section : Animal Health and Animal Welfare
Addendum to the Agenda of the meeting of 08-09 October 2003 (149KB)
  International Food Safety Issues
Codex Alimentarius : CCFFP - Codex Committee on Fish and Fishery Products
updated
02-Oct-03 Food and Veterinary Office
Food and Veterinary Office (FVO) Annual Report (2002) pdf (1067KB)
  Veterinary Inspections
Final report of a mission carried out in Greece From 13/01/03 to 17/01/03 in order to evaluate the system for checks on animal welfare during transport and at the time of slaughter (9002/2003)
  Scientific Committee for Toxicity, Ecotoxicity and the Environment
Opinion on the results of the Risk Assessment of: Chromium trioxide (CAS No. 1333-82-0), Sodium chromate (CAS No. 7775-11-3),Sodium dichromate (CAS No. 10588-01-9),Ammonium dichromate (CAS No. 7789-09-5),Potassium dichromate (CAS No. 7778-50-9), Environmental Part. Carried out in the framework of Council Regulation (EEC) 793/93 on the evaluation and control of the risks of existing substances. Adopted during the 39th plenary meeting of 10 September 2003 (134 KB)
  Scientific Committee on Medicinal Products and Medical Devices
Draft agenda of the Plenary Meeting, 16 October 2003 pdf (11KB)
01-Oct-03 Press release
The proposed Regulation on health & nutrition claims: Myths & Misunderstandings , 01 October 2003 de fr (87KB)
  Press release
Food without fear: new food labelling rules will improve consumer information on food ingredients, in particular allergens , 29 September 2003 de fr
  Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health - Section : Plant Health
Draft Agenda : Meeting of 3 October 2003 - Pytopharmaceutical Section (87KB)
  Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health - Section : Animal Health and Animal Welfare
Agenda of the meeting of 08-09 October 2003 (149KB)
  International Food Safety Issues
Codex Alimentarius : CCMPH - Codex Committee on Meat and Poultry Hygiene updated
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