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Food Law News - EU - 2014
Council Press Release, 28 January 2014
ADDITIVES - Council discussions: Food additives
The following is an extract from the Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting:
The Council decided not to oppose adoption by the Commission of the following two regulations:
- a regulation amending annex II to regulation 1333/2008 on the use of polyvinylpyrrolidone-vinyl acetate copolymer as a glazing agent in solid food supplements and assigning to it E 1208 as E-number (17256/13);
- a regulation amending annex II to regulation 1333/2008 on the use of magnesium dihydrogen diphosphate (E 450 (ix)) as a raising agent and acidity regulator in certain food categories (17261/13).
The regulations are subject to the regulatory procedure with scrutiny. The Commission may now adopt them, unless the European Parliament objects.
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