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Commission Directive 2008/5/EC concerning the compulsory indication on the labelling of certain foodstuffs of particulars other than those provided for in Directive 2000/13/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (Codified version).

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 27, 31 January 2008, pp. 12-15.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Packaging/labelling Food quality control/food safety
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

This Directive specifies the particulars to be indicated on the labelling of certain foodstuffs (such as beverages and products containing sweeteners) in addition to those already provided in Directive 2000/13/EC.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Repeals

Commission Directive 94/54/EC concerning the compulsory indication on the labelling of certain foodstuffs of particulars other than those provided for in Council Directive 79/112/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 1994

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Ministerial Decree No. 146/2009 replacing Annex 4 to article 11a of the Food Code, in compliance with Commission Directive 2008/5/EC.

Legislation | Greece | 2009

Keyword: Codex Alimentarius, Packaging/labelling, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation amending Regulation on labelling of food products.

Legislation | Poland | 2008

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Internal trade, Coffee/cocoa/tea, Beverages

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Labelling, Presentation and Advertising of Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 61 of 2009).

Legislation | Ireland | 2009

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers.

Legislation | European Union | 2011 (2015)

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety, Access-to-information, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX