The Precautionary Principle – what is it and why is it so important

CLICK HERE https://agroecology-appg.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Why-should-the-Precautionary-Principle-be-preserved-APPG-Briefing-in-support-of-amendments-66-112-113-March-2018.pdf Why should the Precautionary Principle be preserved, post-Brexit? What is the Precautionary Principle? The Rio Declaration (1992) states that: Where there are threats of serious or irreversible damage, lack of full scientific certainty shall not be used…

England, NI and Wales: Improvement Notices introduced today to enforce EU formula and baby food marketing rules – companies face criminal charges for non compliance

Baby Milk Action press release 20 July 2016 The UK Government and devolved authorities have today introduced Statutory Instruments updating formula and baby food marketing laws in line with new EU regulations. Although the Regulations fall far short of international minimum standards repeatedly…

Consultations – Codex, WHO, UN, UK etc

2024 Codex Request for comments on circular letter “2024/52-NFSDU: Request for proposals for new work and emerging issues” under consideration of the 44th session of the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses (CCNFSDU).  New work cl24_52e. CAC46 Report FUF and…