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Order No. 1404 on organic food and aquaculture.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Water
Keyword
Ecological production/organic production Processing/handling Agricultural development Aquatic plants Data collection/reporting Inspection Aquatic animals Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes Traceability/product tracing Food quality control/food safety Aquaculture
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 January 2016. Organic food, pet food and aquaculture animals and products labeled with the code number in accordance with art. 16 of Order no. 1671 of 22 December 2010 on organic food and aquaculture, may be marketed until 1 February 2016.
Abstract

The Order sets regulations on the trade of food requiring labelling to refer to its organic production methods. The commodities include organically-raised animals, feedstuff with animal contents and intended for animals (organic pet food), production of organic aquaculture (including organic seaweed), production of all organic multicellular marine algae, phytoplankton and microalgae produced in organic aquaculture. Commercial operators must report activities to the national Veterinary and Food A

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products and repealing Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91.

Legislation | European Union | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Processing/handling, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Plant production, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ecology Act (No. 416 of 2011).

Legislation | Denmark | 2009 (2011)

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Aquaculture, Internal trade, Inspection, Data collection/reporting, Packaging/labelling, Authorization/permit, Institution, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1235/2008 laying down detailed rules for implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 as regards the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Food quality control/food safety, International trade, Certification, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products with regard to organic production, labelling and control.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Aquaculture, Internal trade, International trade, Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 511 on the functions and powers of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Aquaculture, Policy/planning, Food quality control/food safety, Codex Alimentarius, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Order No. 49 on organic food and aquaculture.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013 | Repealed

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Authorization/permit, Processing/handling, Agricultural development, Aquatic plants, Data collection/reporting, Inspection, Aquatic animals, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Aquaculture, International organization

Source: FAO, FAOLEX