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Sara Lewis

Sara Lewis is a Brussels-based freelance journalist who writes for IEG Policy on European food regulatory issues. 

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Consumer group calls on MEPs to reject bid to start talks with Council on UTPs

The European Consumer Organisation (BEUC) is calling on MEPs to reject a negotiating mandate for Agriculture Committee (ComAgri) representatives to start three-way talks with the Council and Commission on the unfair trading practices (UTP) directive in a Strasbourg plenary vote.

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WWF says €12.5 million illegal tuna trade shows need to close legal loopholes

Conservation organisation, WWF, is calling on the EU to close loopholes in two regulations designed to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing and the fraud that results from it.

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Specialised nutrition industry issues deregulation warning

The specialised nutrition industry is warning about the risks of deregulation for specialist foods such as low calorie meal replacements, gluten free and sports nutrition products as well as the consumers that use them.

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MEPs could delay decision on General Food Law revision

MEPs are considering mothballing work on the revision of the EU’s general food law (GFL) to overhaul risk assessment procedures over fears that there is not enough time to get a good deal with the Council before the May 2019 European elections.

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Europol smashes €12 million illegal Bluefin tuna trade

A cross-border swoop coordinated by the EU agency for law enforcement cooperation (Europol) has smashed an international illegal Bluefin tuna trade worth €12 million.

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Finland’s Jaana Husu-Kallio re-elected EFSA Management Board chair

The European Food Safety Authority’s (EFSA’s) Management Board has re-elected Finland’s Jaana Husu-Kallio as chair.

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