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Coffee Extracts and Chicory Extracts (Scotland) Regulations (S.S.I. No. 38 of 2001).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Coffee/cocoa/tea Packaging/labelling Beverages
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
Coming into force 17 March 2001.
Abstract

These Regulations implement for Scotland Directive 1999/4/EC of the European Parliament and the Council relating to coffee extracts and chicory extracts. They: (a) prescribe definitions and reserved descriptions for coffee extracts and chicory extracts (reg. 2 and the Schedule); (b) provide for the Regulations to apply to coffee extracts and chicory extracts ready for delivery to the ultimate consumer or to a catering establishment, except for the product known as café torrefacto soluble (reg. 3); (c) prohibit the labelling of food with a reserved description other than food to which the description relates (reg. 4); (d) require reserved descriptions and specified declarations to be applied to designated products, and prescribe the manner of marking or labelling to be employed; certain provisions of the Food Labelling Regulations 1996, which govern the labelling of coffee extract and chicory extract products except so far as specifically provided for in these Regulations, are applied to these specific requirements (regs. 5 and 6); (e) provide for penalties and enforcement, include a transitional provision and a defence in relation to exports, apply various provisions of the Food Safety Act 1990 and make amendments and revocations (regs. 7 to 11).

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Food Safety Act 1990.

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1990 (2021)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Fraud, Inspection, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Specified Sugar Products (Scotland) Regulations 2003 (S.S.I. No. 527 of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Sugar, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Information (Scotland) Regulations 2014 (S.S.I. No. 312 of 2014).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2014

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food (Miscellaneous Amendments)(Scotland) Regulations 2013 (S.S.I. No. 336 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2019

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Cereals/grains/rice, Oils/oilseeds/fats, Agricultural commodities

Source: FAO, FAOLEX