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Food Irradiation (Scotland) Regulations 2009 (S.S.I. No. 261 of 2009).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Treated food Packaging/labelling International trade Standards Radiation
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations update and consolidate existing Regulations on food irradiation. They give effect in Scotland to Community legislation in this field. The Regulations control the treatment of food with ionizing radiation and the importation and sale of irradiated food. They restrict the treatment of food with ionizing radiation and the importation, storage and transport for the purpose of sale, and sale of, irradiated food.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 1999/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States concerning foods and food ingredients treated with ionizing radiation.

Legislation | European Union | 1999

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Radiation, Standards, Inspection, International trade, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 1999/3/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the establishment of a Community list of foods and food ingredients treated with ionising radiation.

Legislation | European Union | 1999

Keyword: Treated food, Radiation, Standards, Inspection, International trade, Packaging/labelling, Food quality control/food safety

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Food Irradiation Provisions (Scotland) Regulations 2000 (S.S.I. No. 309 of 2000).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2000

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Packaging/labelling, International trade, Standards, Radiation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food (Control of Irradiation) Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2002 (S.S.I. No. 284 of 2002).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2002

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Food Irradiation (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2010 (S.S.I. No. 328 of 2010).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2010

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Treated food, Standards, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX