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Directive 2009/32/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States on extraction solvents used in the production of foodstuffs and food ingredients.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Food additives
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

With a view to protecting human health, this Directive lays down provisions concerning extraction solvents used or intended for use in the production of foodstuffs or food ingredients. In particular, these provisions apply to extraction solvents used in the production of food additives, vitamins and other nutritional additives listed in Annex I.

Full text
English
Website
europa.eu

References - Legislation

Repeals

Council Directive 88/344/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States on extraction solvents used in the production of foodstuffs and food ingredients.

Legislation | European Union | 1988 | Repealed

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, MRL-maximum residue limit, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Food Additives Order No. 542.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Biosecurity, Consumer protection, Data collection/reporting, Food additives, Food quality control/food safety, Public health, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Internal trade, Meat, Toxicity/poisoning, Processing/handling, Treated food

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Additives, Flavourings, Enzymes and Extraction Solvents (Scotland) Regulations 2013 (S.S.I. No. 266 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Additives, Flavourings, Enzymes and Extraction Solvents Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013 (S.R. No. 220 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 234 on labelling of food products.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, International trade, Consumer protection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation amending Regulation on extraction solvents which can be used for the production of foodstuffs.

Legislation | Poland | 2011

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Additives, Flavourings, Enzymes and Extraction Solvents (England) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 2210 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Additives, Flavourings, Enzymes and Extraction Solvents (Wales) Regulations 2013 (W.S.I. No. 2591 (W. 255) of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Packaging/labelling, Internal trade, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

European Communities (Extraction Solvents used in the Production of Foodstuffs and Food Ingredients) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 119 of 2010).

Legislation | Ireland | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Toxicity/poisoning, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Commission Directive 2010/59/EU amending Directive 2009/32/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States on extraction solvents used in the production of foodstuffs and food ingredients.

Legislation | European Union | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Residues

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Directive (EU) 2016/1855 amending Directive 2009/32/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States on extraction solvents used in the production of foodstuffs and food ingredients.

Legislation | European Union | 2016

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Residues, Food additives

Source: FAO, FAOLEX