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Advice 22-2014 (PDF) A scientific approach for recall of food contaminated by nitrates, lead, cadmium, mercury, methyl mercury, arsenic or inorganic arsenic (dossier Sci Com 2013/26) Food
Advice 21-2014 (PDF) The evaluation of a draft royal decree amending Annex I of the royal decree of 3 February 2014 laying down the animal notifiable diseases (dossier Sci Com 2014/19) Animal
Advice 20-2014 (PDF) The evaluation of the self-checking guide for the sector of catering and care institutions (dossier Sci Com 2014/20) Food
Rapid advice 19-2014 (PDF) The risks of introduction of Bluetongue virus serotype 4 in Belgium (dossier Sci Com 2014/25) Animal
Advice 18-2014 (PDF) Acrylamide intake of the Belgian population – revision (dossier Sci Com 2013/27) Food
Rapid advice 17-2014 (PDF) Evaluation of the risk for public health of casings in countries with a “negligible risk status for BSE” and on the risk of modification of the list of specified risk materials (SRM) with regard to BSE (dossier Sci Com 2014/22) Animal
Advice 16-2014 (PDF) The evaluation of the self-checking guide for the processing and the trade industry of potatoes, fruits and vegetables (dossier Sci Com 2014/16 - G014v4) Food
Advice 15-2014 (PDF) The evaluation of a project of royal decree laying down animal health requirements governing trade and imports of certain animals and defining the conditions for approval of organizations, institutes and centers owning such animals (dossier Sci Com 2014/16) Animal
Common advice SciCom 14-2014 and SHC 9160 (PDF) Food safety aspects of insects intended for human consumption (dossier SciCom 2014/04 - SHC 9160) Food
Advice 13-2014 (PDF) The phytosanitary part of the 2014 FASFC analysis program Vegetal
Advice 12-2014 (PDF) The evaluation of the 2014 analysis program of the FASFC – Part microbiologic parameters in food and GMOs in food and feed (dossier Sci Com 2014/15 (C)) Food
Advice 11-2014 (PDF) The chemical part of the 2014 FASFC analysis program (dossier Sci Com 2014/15 B) Food
Advice 10-2014 (PDF) The 2014 FASFC analysis program – chapter: microbiology – partim: animal health (dossier Sci Com 2014/15 A) Animal
Advice 09-2014 (PDF) Draft royal decree concerning the control of bovine viral diarrhea (dossier Sci Com 2014/09) Animal
Rapid advice 08-2014 (PDF) The risks of introduction of African Swine Fever in Belgium (dossier Sci Com 2014/14) Animal
Advice 07-2014 (PDF) Draft royal decree laying down the animal health requirements governing trade and imports into the Community of animals, semen, ova and embryos of equines and laying down the requirements for semen collection centres, semen storage centers, embryoteams and embryo production teams as well as the requirements for as donor functioning equidae (dossier Sci Com 2014/08) Animal
Advice 06-2014 (PDF) Draft royal decree defining the sanitary policy conditions for the trade and the import of ovine and caprine sperm, ova and embryos and defining the conditions for the sperm collection and storage centers, the embryo collecting and embryo producing teams and the sanitary conditions for ovine and caprine donors (dossier Sci Com 2014/02) Animal
Advice 05-2014 (PDF) The food safety of the short supply chain (dossier Sci Com 2013/01) Food
Advice 04-2014 (PDF) The evaluation of a request for exemption from use of potable water for the production of a food ingredient (dossier Sci Com 2013/25) Food
Advice 03-2014 (PDF) The risk assessment of migration from food contact materials: explorative case studies (dossier Sci Com 2011/03: self-tasking initiative) Food
Advice 02-2014 (PDF) Draft royal decree regarding the measures to be taken to prevent outbreaks of notifiable diseases in pigs (dossier Sci Com 2013/21) Animal
Advice 01-2014 (PDF) The list of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) to control in feed and on the action limit to be used (dossier Sci Com 2013/20) Animal
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