Codex Committee on Food Additives (CCFA)

Codex Committee on Food Additives (CCFA)

European Union comments on:

51st Session - Jinan, China, 25-29 March 2019

  • Annotated Agenda indicating the division of competence and right to vote between the European Union and its Member States.

European Union comments on:

  • Agenda item 2: Matters referred by the CAC and other Subsidiary Bodies.
  • Agenda item 3b: Proposed draft specifications for the identity and purity of food additives arising from the 86th JECFA meeting (CX/FA 19/51/4).
  • Agenda item 4b: Alignment of the food additive provisions of commodity standards: Report on the EWG on alignment.
  • Agenda item 5c: Discussion paper on the use of nitrates (ins 251, 252) and Nitrites (ins 249, 250).
  • Agenda item 5d: Discussion paper on the development of wording for an alternative to note 161 relating to the use of sweeteners.

European Union comments on:

50th Session - Xiamen, China, 26-30 March 2018

  • Annotated Agenda indicating the division of competence and right to vote between the European Union and its Member States.

European Union comments on:

  • Agenda item 5b: General standard for food additives (GFSA): Proposals for new and/or revision of food additive provisions
  • Agenda item 5c: Discussion paper on the use of nitrates (ins 251, 252) and nitrites (ins 249, 250)
  • Agenda item 5d: Discussion paper on the use of the terms “unprocessed” and “plain” in the gsfa
  • Agenda item 8: Discussion Paper on "Future Strategies for CCFA" (Codex document CX/FA 18/50/13).

European Union comments on:

European Union comments on:

  • Codex Circular Letter CL 2017/46-FA: Request for proposals for change and/or addition to Section 3 of the Class Name and International Numbering System for Food Additives (CAC/GL 36-1989).