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European Communities (Additives, Colours and Sweeteners in Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 126 of 2009).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Food additives Standards
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the European Communities (Additives, Colours and Sweeteners in Foodstuffs) Regulations 2000 so as to give effect to Commission Directive 2008/128/EC laying down specific purity criteria concerning colours for use in foodstuffs. The manufacturer of a product containing a colour shall comply with the purity criteria for the relevant colour as set out in Annex I to Directive 2008/128/EC and a person shall not place on the market any product which contains a colour which of which he or she should be aware that it does not comply with prescribed purity criteria.

Full text
English
Website
www.bailii.org

References - Legislation

Amends

European Communities (Additives, Colours and Sweeteners in Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2000 (S.I. No. 437 of 2000).

Legislation | Ireland | 2000

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX