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Decree relative to ecological production (SFS No. 2009:27).

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Inspection International trade Certification Traceability/product tracing Packaging/labelling Ecological production/organic production
Geographical area
Arctic, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Decree of the Department of Agriculture supplements for Sweden specified Community legislation in the field of ecological production in agriculture. It appoints competent authorities for purposes of Community legislation, e.g. the Food Authority for matters concerning food, the State Agricultural Agency for matters concerning production and handling of agricultural products and the Consumer protection Agency for matters regarding marketing of ecological products. Other provisions concern control of documents and products and the accreditation of control organs as foreseen in article 27.4 of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007.

Full text
Swedish
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References - Legislation

Implements

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

Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products and repealing Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91.

Legislation | 2007

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Processing/handling, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Plant production, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act relative to the Council Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91 on organic production of agricultural products and indications referring thereto on agricultural products and foodstuffs (1995:551).

Legislation | Sweden | 1995

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Ecological production/organic production, Inspection, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Decree relative to ecological production (SFS No. 2013:1059).

Legislation | Sweden | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Inspection, International trade, Certification, Traceability/product tracing, Offences/penalties, Packaging/labelling, Ecological production/organic production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX