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Ordinance amending the Honey Ordinance.

Country/Territory
Austria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich, Part II, No. 209, 27 July 2015, 1 p.
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Apiculture/sericulture
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

The present Ordinance introduces some amendments to the Honey Ordinance (BGBl. II No. 40/2004). In particular, the Ordinance adds, inter alia, the following paragraph to article 6:”Pollen is considered a natural constituent of honey and not an ingredient of honey as established in the Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the provision of food information to consumers of 25 October 2011”.

Full text
German
Website
www.ris.bka.gv.at

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 (2015)

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Honey Ordinance.

Legislation | Austria | 2004

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Apiculture/sericulture, Standards, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX