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Ordinance on foodstuff provisions to control zoonoses and zoonotic agents.

Country/Territory
Germany
Document type
Regulation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety HACCP Hygiene/sanitary procedures Processing/handling
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Western Europe
Abstract

The present Ordinance implements the Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2073/2005 on microbiological criteria for foodstuffs of 15 November 2005 and Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety of 28 January 2002. The purpose of the Ordinance is to regulate measures to be implemented by food business operators to control zoonoses and zoonotic agents to assess their origin and trends of occurrence. The text consists of 4 articles.

Full text
German
Website
www.bgbl.de

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2073/2005 on microbiological criteria for foodstuffs.

Legislation | 2005

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, HACCP, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Processing/handling, Meat, Milk/dairy products, Vegetables/legumes, Fruits/edible nuts, Fish products, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX