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Sweeteners in Food (Northern Ireland) Regulations 1996 (S.R. No. 48 of 1996).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
1996
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Food additives Standards Breastfeeding/infant food
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations implement EP and Council Directive 94/35/EC on sweeteners for use in foodstuffs and Commission Directive 95/31/EC concerning purity of sweeteners. The principal provisions of the Regulations: (a) prohibit the sale of sweeteners other than permitted sweeteners; (b) prohibit the use of sweeteners in or on any food, other than certain foods in which only specified sweeteners may be used; (c) prohibit the use of sweeteners in or on specified food for infants and young children; (d)

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Food Safety (Northern Ireland) Order 1991 (S.I. 1991 No. 762 (N.I. 7)).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1991

Keyword: Basic legislation, Food quality control/food safety, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Inspection, Institution, Residues, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Directive 95/45/EC laying down specific purity criteria concerning colours for use in foodstuffs.

Legislation | European Union | 1995 (2004) | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Sweeteners in Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997 (S.R. No. 257 of 1997).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1997 | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Sweeteners in Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2002 (S.R. No. 39 of 2002).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2002 | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Sweeteners in Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999 (S.R. No. 216 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999 | Repealed

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Miscellaneous Food Additives and the Sweeteners in Food (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2007 (S.R. No. 325 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Purity Criteria for Colours, Sweeteners and Miscellaneous Food Additives Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009 (S.R. No. 167 of 2009).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2009

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Food Additives Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009 (S.R. No. 416 of 2009).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2009

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Food additives, Standards, Internal trade, Breastfeeding/infant food

Source: FAO, FAOLEX