Dr David Jukes, The University of Reading, UK

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Food Law News - EU - 2017

European Parliament Press Releases, 29 June 2017

ORGANIC FOOD - Organic food: new rules for EU label agreed

New rules to increase consumer trust in organic foodstuffs and unleash the sector′s potential for growth were informally agreed with Council′ negotiators on Wednesday.

To increase consumers’ trust:

Four years after entry into force of this regulation, the Commission would report back on the efficiency of the EU anti-contamination rules and national thresholds and, if need be, come up with a draft law to harmonise them.

To boost EU organic food production:

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