Food Law News - FAO/WHO/WTO/Codex - 2009


Codex Report (ALINORM 09/32/40), 26 29 January 2009

CODEX Coordinating Committee for the Near East (5 th Session), Tunis, Tunisia

The Fifth Session of the Coordinating Committee for the Near East Region reached the following conclusions:

Matters for consideration by the 32nd session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission

The Committee:

Matters for consideration by other committees

Executive Committee of the Codex Alimentarius Commission

Codex Committee on General Principles

Codex Committee on Fish and Fishery Products

Codex Committee on Milk and Milk Products

The Committee agreed that Doogh and other drinks known in the region fell under the scope of the revised draft Standard for Fermented Milks and any specific characteristics for such drinks could be addressed by the Committee on Milk and Milk Products during the revision of the above Standard. The Committee also agreed to urge the CCMMP to finish this revision as soon as possible (see paras 32 and 67).

Matters of interest to the Codex Alimentarius Commission

The Coordinating Committee:


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