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EUVEPRO is the European Vegetable Protein Association representing the interest of the producers of vegetable proteins for human consumption in the EU. 

Recent News and Selected Positions

  

GMO Authorisations

on Thu, 05/19/2016 - 00:00

The EU Food and Feed Chain (FFC) brings together  EU stakeholders in the area of production, trade and use of agricultural products whose members are directly impacted by EU policies related to GMOs.
FFC partners are deeply concerned about the new delays in the European Commission’s decision-making process regarding the authorisation of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) for food, feed and imports, as well as the potential effects of these delays on the EU agri-food chain, and addressed these concerns on a letter to key decision makers in April 2016.

Protein food and influencing the EU agenda on vegetable proteins

on Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:00

Protein food and influencing the EU agenda on vegetable proteins - Mr. Yves Goemans, Chairman, European Vegetable Protein Association (Belgium)

UK Government New Eat Well Guide

on Fri, 03/18/2016 - 00:00

UK dietary advice backs plant proteins over meat and dairy, integrating sustainability criteria: see new eat well guide : https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-eatwell-guide

EUVEPRO Comments on Nitrogen Conversion Factor submitted to CODEX - CCMAS37

on Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:00

Wageningen/LEI researchers presented a summary of PFP study "Primary Food Processing - Cornerstone of Plant-based food production and bio-economy in Europe"

on Fri, 10/30/2015 - 11:36

Wageningen/LEI researchers presented a summary of PFP study "Primary Food Processing - Cornerstone of Plant-based food production and bio-economy in Europe": please find here the link to the final study as published: link to study

PRESS RELEASE - PFP Forum “The essential role of EU Primary Food Processors in a strong & competitive EU agri-food sector”

on Fri, 10/30/2015 - 11:33

Please find attached the PFP press release sent out ahead of yesterday's PFP Forum “The essential role of EU Primary Food Processors in a strong & competitive EU agri-food sector”

ENSA and EUVEPRO welcome the decision of the Health Canada’s Food Directorate to authorise a ‘Health claim about Soy Protein and Cholesterol Lowering’. According to Health Canada’s Food Directorate, scientific evidence exists to support this claim.

on Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:32

Please see attached : Statement on the authorization of a health claim about soy protein and blood cholesterol lowering by the Health Canada’s Food Directorate

Country of origin labelling (COOL) - EU Primary Food Processors share Commission’s views that the status quo is the only realistic option

on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:05

Please see attached: Country of origin labelling (COOL) - PFP Press Release

 

EU Food and feed chain partners reject attempts to renationalize EU market authorisations of GM crops for feed and food use

on Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:02

 Please find attached a press release reacting to proposals to renationalise EU market authorisations of GM crops for food and feed use.

PFP position on REFIT Fitness Check Regulation (EC) No 178/2002

on Tue, 05/12/2015 - 10:05

The EU Primary Food Processors (PFP) welcome the opportunity to be consulted on the evaluation of the General Food Law Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 (hereinafter “GFL Regulation”) in the context of the European Commission's Regulatory Fitness and Performance programme(REFIT).

 

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