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Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/1842 amending Regulation (EC) No. 1235/2008 as regards the electronic certificate of inspection for imported organic products and certain other elements, and Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 as regards the requirements for preserved or processed organic products and the transmission of information.

Country/Territory
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Food & nutrition, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Ecological production/organic production Fish products Food quality control/food safety International trade Certification Packaging/labelling Animal feed/feedstuffs Planting material/seeds Plant production
Abstract

This Regulation lays down some amendments to Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1235/2008 concerning imports of organic products from third countries. The amendments regard the electronic certificate of inspection for imported organic products. The certificate of inspection shall be issued by the relevant control authority or control body, endorsed by the relevant Member State's competent authority and completed by the first consignee on the basis of the model and the notes set out in Annex V and using the electronic Trade Control and Expert System (TRACES) established by Commission Decision 2003/24/EC. Amendments are laid down also to Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products with regard to organic production, labelling and control. In particular, Title II (rules on production, preservation, processing, packaging, transport and storage of organic products) is replaced by the text in article 2 to this Regulation.

Full text
English
Website
eur-lex.europa.eu

References - Legislation

Amends

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products with regard to organic production, labelling and control.

Legislation | 2008

Keyword: Aquaculture, Internal trade, International trade, Ecological production/organic production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Animal production, Drugs, Animal health, Planting material/seeds, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1235/2008 laying down detailed rules for implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 as regards the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries.

Legislation | 2008

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Certification, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Planting material/seeds, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Circulaire du 24 octobre 2017 - Réglementation applicable à l'importation des produits issus de l'agriculture biologique.

Legislation | France | 2017

Keyword: Agricultural commodities, Agricultural development, Ecological production/organic production, Transport/storage, International trade, International agreement-implementation, Certification, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX