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Commission Directive 87/250/EEC on the indication of alcoholic strength by volume in the labelling of alcoholic beverages for sale to the ultimate consumer.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
1987
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal L 113, 30 April 1987, pp. 57 and 58.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Beverages Viticulture/oenological practices Packaging/labelling
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

This Directive concerns the indication of the actual alcoholic strength by volume in the labelling of beverages containing more than 1,2 % by volume of alcohol other than those classified under headings No 22.04 and 22.05 of the Common Customs Tariff. Alcoholic strength shall be determined at 20 °C.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Decree No. 152 of 2009 (XI. 12.) FVM of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on the binding provisions of the Codex Alimentarius Hungaricus.

Legislation | Hungary | 2009 (2014)

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Codex Alimentarius, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on labelling of food products.

Legislation | Poland | 2007

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ministerial Joint Decree No. 490/89 integrating article 11 of the Food Code.

Legislation | Greece | 1989

Keyword: Codex Alimentarius, Viticulture/oenological practices, Packaging/labelling, Standards, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Labelling, Presentation and Advertising of Foodstuffs Regulations, 2004 (L.N. 483 of 2004).

Legislation | Malta | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Special dietary uses, Standards, Beverages

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1308 on labelling of food products.

Legislation | Denmark | 2005

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Food additives, Beverages, Fruits/edible nuts, Radiation, Sugar, International trade, Coffee/cocoa/tea, Vegetables/legumes, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety

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Repealed by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