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Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 885/2014 laying down specific conditions applicable to the import of okra and curry leaves from India and repealing Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 91/2013.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 242, 14 August 2014, pp. 20-26.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Fruits/edible nuts International trade Standards Condiments/herbs/spices Residues Food quality control/food safety
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

This Regulation lays down provisions applicable to the importation of (a) okra (food, fresh and frozen) originating in or consigned from India; (b) curry leaves (food, herbs) originating in or consigned from India; (c) compound food containing any of the food products above-mentioned in a quantity exceeding 20 percent. The Regulation sets out requirements concerning the health certificate that must accompany those products, sampling, analysis and prior notification of consignments. These measures are adopted to protect human health and they refer to pesticide residues present in these food products.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Repeals

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 91/2013 laying down specific conditions applicable to the import of groundnuts from Ghana and India, okra and curry leaves from India and watermelon seeds from Nigeria and amending Regulations (EC) No. 669/2009 and (EC) No. 1152/2009.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Fruits/edible nuts, International trade, Standards, Condiments/herbs/spices

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Order No. 979 on import of food with special restrictions and on penal provisions for the violation of various EU laws.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Toxicity/poisoning, Residues, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Consumer protection, Inspection, Standards, Pests/diseases, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 472 on import of food with special restrictions and on penal provisions for the violation of various EU laws.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Authorization/permit, Toxicity/poisoning, Residues, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Consumer protection, Inspection, Standards, Pests/diseases, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1168 on import of food with special restrictions and on penal provisions for the violation of various EU laws.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Authorization/permit, Toxicity/poisoning, Residues, Genetically modified organism (GMO), Consumer protection, Inspection, Standards, Pests/diseases, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/1660 imposing special conditions governing the import of certain food of non-animal origin from certain third countries due to the risks of contamination with pesticides residues.

Legislation | European Union | 2018

Keyword: International trade, Food quality control/food safety, Residues

Source: FAO, FAOLEX