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Food Information Implementation Ordinance.

Country/Territory
Germany
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Ordinance implementing EU provisions concerning food information to consumers.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Packaging/labelling Consumer protection Food quality control/food safety Access-to-information Nutrition
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

The purpose of the present Ordinance is to implement the Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers. The Ordinance lays down general principles governing the right of consumers to information, with particular regard to food labelling. These provisions apply to business operators at all stages of the food chain, where their activities concern the provision of food information to consumers. The text consists of 6 ar

Full text
German
Website
www.bgbl.de

References - Legislation

Implements

Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Packaging/labelling, Consumer protection, Food quality control/food safety, Access-to-information, Nutrition

Source: FAO, FAOLEX