Food Law News - EU - 2009

Council Minutes, 28 May 2009

MINERAL WATER - Exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters

The following is an extract from the first part of the Minutes of the Competitiveness (Internal Market, Industry and Research) Council Meeting held on 28 May.

The Council adopted a directive on the exploitation and marketing of natural mineral waters (3695/08), following a first reading agreement with the European Parliament. The new directive aims at codifying directive 80/777 and bringing it into line with the new comitology rules.

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