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09.04.2018

Revision of the Drinking Water Directive 98/83/EC: UNESDA submits its comments to the public consultation

Last week, UNESDA submitted its comments to the European Commission public consultation on the revision of the Drinking Water Directive 98/83/EC. The document, which consolidated feedback from members......

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26.03.2018

UNESDA’s Director General participates in the 2018 edition of the EU Sport Forum

On 22 March, UNESDA’s Director General, Sigrid Ligné, took part in the 2018 edition of the EU Sport Forum in Sofia, Bulgaria on the occasion of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the Europe......

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14.03.2018

UNESDA submits contribution to the European Food Safety Agency (EFSA) consultation on its draft protocol on sugars

UNESDA has submitted comments to EFSA during the recent stakeholder consultation on the EFSA proposed protocol for their upcoming assessment on sugars.  EFSA is due to issue its final protocol in a f......

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20.02.2018

UNESDA submits contribution to the public consultation on marine litter & single use plastics

Last week, UNESDA submitted its formal contribution to the European Commission’s consultation on reducing marine litter and single use plastics. We expressed our support to a holistic and multi-stak......

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16.02.2018

Country of Origin Labelling: UNESDA submits its comments to the European Commission

Earlier this month, UNESDA submitted formal comments to the European Commission on its proposed Implementing Regulation for voluntary country-of-origin labelling.   In its contribution, UNESDA h......

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09.02.2018

Spanish food & drink industry commits to a major pledge to cut salt, sugar and fat by 2020

The Spanish food and drink industry announced on Monday a far-reaching voluntary commitment agreed with the Spanish Department of Health to significantly reduce the salt, sugar and saturated fats cont......

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07.02.2018

Journal of the American Medical Association’s opinion finds taxation alone is ineffective to tackle obesity and calls for broader measures

Last month, the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA), published a dedicated issue on obesity: it includes a broad range of articles including a piece related to the taxation of sugar sweeten......

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16.01.2018

UNESDA responds to EU Plastics strategy

The European Soft Drinks Industry welcomes the publication of the Commission’s Plastics Strategy, and ambitions to eliminate waste and create a circular economy for all materials, including plastic......

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12.01.2018

2018 marks UNESDA’s 60th anniversary 

UNESDA celebrates its diamond anniversary this year and throughout the next 12 months we will be highlighting some of our key milestones and achievements over the past six decades. Set up in Brusse......

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