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29.05.2018

The European Commission releases its proposal for a Directive to reduce the impact of certain plastic products on the environment

On 28 May, the European Commission released its proposal for a Directive on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment that will now go through the usual ordinary legis......

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16.05.2018

On the road to GDPR compliance

This week UNESDA attended a workshop which addressed the most pressing compliance issues for EU Trade Associations in the context of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In order to under......

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30.04.2018

EU Health Ministers discuss the EU contribution to healthy nutrition for children during informal meeting

On 23 April, the European Ministers of Health gathered in Sofia for an informal meeting under the auspices of the Bulgarian presidency of the EU and in presence of Vytenis Andriukaitis, the European C......

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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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