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EU and the challenges of the next decade in the food safety area
EU and the challenges of the next decade in the food safety area


At the conference: "Food safety and quality: Good practices in Europe The challenges of the next decade" Commissioner Dalli gave his speech


"Today it has become necessary to review the Hygiene Package: to adapt it to the requirements of the Lisbon Treaty particularly through the simplification of procedures; to deal with certain transitional measures which will expire at the beginning of 2014 and to make some improvements that appear useful. The revision will be accompanied by an impact assessment to weigh up the economic or health consequences. Any such assessment will of  course entail consultation of all stakeholders", he said. Read the whole speech