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Ministerial Decree No. 258/2009 replacing the Annex to article 36 of the Food Code laying down “specific purity criteria on food additives other than colours and sweeteners”, in compliance with Commission Directive 2008/84/EC.

Country/Territory
Greece
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Efimeris tis Kyverniseos No. 1528, Part II, 27 July 2009, p. 19536.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Codex Alimentarius Food quality control/food safety Food additives Standards
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Decree shall enter into force on the day of its publication in the Official Gazette.
Abstract

The Decree sets out specific purity criteria on food additives other than colours and sweeteners, in accordance with Commission Directive 2008/84/EC. The Annex to article 36 is therefore replaced by Annex I of the Directive and the original text of the Annex shall be an integral part of the text of the present Decree. Previously issued provisions related to purity criteria on food additives other than colours and sweeteners shall be repealed.

Full text
Greek
Website
www.et.gr

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Directive 2008/84/EC laying down specific purity criteria on food additives other than colours and sweeteners (Codified version).

Legislation | European Union | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Ministerial Decree No. 1100/87 codifying the provisions of the Food Code.

Legislation | Greece | 1987

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Codex Alimentarius

Source: FAO, FAOLEX