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Ministerial Circular No. 11 implementing Legislative Decree No. 155 of 26 May 1997 in matter of foodstuffs hygiene.

Country/Territory
Italy
Document type
Miscellaneous
Date
1998
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Hygiene/sanitary procedures Inspection HACCP
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Abstract

This Circular aims at clarifying the content of Legislative Decree No. 155 of 1997 with a view to ensuring its effective application. The Circular consists of six different points. Point 2 specifies the sectors to which the mentioned Legislative Decree No. 155 shall apply, laying down particular clarifications relating to agricultural production, honey production and eggs production. Point 3 of the Circular concerns the checks to be carried out (in accordance with the self-control system arranged by Legislative Decree No. 155) by the operators of food industries responsible for the wholesomeness and safety of foodstuffs. They may use laboratory analysis, as provided for in Point 5. Point 4 regards the non compulsory manuals of hygienic practices.

Full text
Italian
Website
www.comune.jesi.an.it

References - Legislation

Implements

Legislative Decree No. 155 implementing Directives No. 93/43/EEC and No. 96/3/EEC on food hygiene.

Legislation | Italy | 1997

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, Offences/penalties, HACCP

Source: FAO, FAOLEX