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Decree of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry on animal by-products (No. 783 of 2015).

Country/Territory
Finland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Food & nutrition, Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Aquaculture Animal feed/feedstuffs Milk/dairy products Animal by-products Waste disposal Organic waste Waste management Wild fauna
Geographical area
Arctic, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Decree entered into force on 1 July 2015.
Abstract

The present Decree of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry implements the Act on animal by-products (No. 517 of 2015). It contains 7 articles divided into the following chapters: 1) General provisions; 2) Use of by-products and derived products as feed; and 3) Disposal of by-products and derived products. Annex 1 concerns the processing of skinned bodies; Annex 2 concerns requirements for feed establishments; Annex 3 concerns processing requirements of by-products; and Annex 4 concerns special rules for disposal of animal by-products.

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.finlex.fi

References - Legislation

Implements

Act on animal by-products (No. 517 of 2015).

Legislation | Finland | 2015

Keyword: Bioenergy, Animal by-products, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Registration, Data collection/reporting, Inspection, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Fertilizers/nutrients, Plant production, Waste disposal, Organic waste, Waste management, Waste non-domestic sources

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Decree of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry relative to the use of milk, milk-based products and by-products that are the result of the processing of the milk in the feeding of animals used in food production (No. 665 of 2010).

Legislation | Finland | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Milk/dairy products, Animal health, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX