Codex Alimentarius


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Codex Alimentarius

a document entitled 'Recommended International Codes of Hygienic Practice for Fresh Meat, for Ante-Mortem and Post-Mortem Inspection of Slaughter Animals and for Processed Meat Products' published by FAO/WHO in 1976.
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He has represented IADSA in many key Codex Alimentarius committees and his experience and analysis of the technical-regulatory issues impacting the sector is world leading.
The global impact of IDF/ISO analytical methods is illustrated by the fact that many of these methods are referenced in national and regional regulations, and that over 60 have been adopted by the Codex Alimentarius.
The United Nations food standards body Codex Alimentarius Commission is meeting in Geneva from 6-11 July 2015 to examine food safety and quality standards.
Amman, July 15 (Petra) - Jordan took part in the Codex Alimentarius Commission 38 session, which was recently held in Geneva, with the participation of 198 countries.
Dubai Municipality follows international food safety codes that are based on scientific and international institutions, such as the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the Gulf Standard Organisation and the Codex Alimentarius Commission, which are a collection of internationally recognised standards, codes of practice, guidelines and other recommendations relating to foods, food production and food safety.
The Codex Alimentarius Commission was founded 50 years ago by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO).
While "hazard-based decision-making" has been, and often still is, the norm, governments around the world (lead by Codex Alimentarius, FAO, and WHO) are adopting Risk Analysis (RA) as the framework for risk-based decision-making.
Food and Drug Administration to review the newly-adopted Codex Alimentarius standards for ractopamine residues and study their effects on human health and animal welfare.
The national grades and standards of quality of 42 items of agricultural and livestock commodities have been based upon Codex Alimentarius Commission guidelines.
Food irradiation is internationally acknowledged as a safe and viable sanitary and phyto-sanitary treatment by World health Organization (WHO), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), American Dietetic Association (ADA), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Codex Alimentarius Commission and others, he claimed.
The aim of this survey is to assess the awareness and perception of the Codex Alimentarius among different audiences and key stakeholder groups.
The Minister stressed in his word that "This meeting was about presenting the Codex Alimentarius that brings us together, public and private institutions.
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