Butterworths Law of Food and Drugs

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Issue 125, August 2020

UPDATE INFORMATION

The following Divisions have been updated for this issue:

Division J Fertilisers and Feeding Stuffs EEC Materials
A number of (EU) regulations concerning the authorisation/removal of various preparations/substances for use as feed additives have been added to Division J and also created amendments to a number of existing feed additives. In addition Directive 2008/38/EC has been revoked with new provisions introduced in (EU) regulation 2020/354.

The regulations are as follows:

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/106(OJ No L19; 24.01.2020)
concerning the authorisation of sodium formate as a feed additive for all animal species

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/107 (OJ No L19; 24.01.2020)
concerning the authorisation of ponceau 4R as a feed additive for dogs, cats and ornamental fish

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/146 (OJ No L31; 04.02.2020)
amending Regulation (EU) No 333/2010, Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/2312, Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/1081, Implementing Regulation 2016/897, Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/893 and Regulation (EU) No 184/2011 as concerning the authorisations of the preparation of Bacillus subtilis C-3102 (DSM 15544) as a feed additive

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/147 (OJ No L31; 04.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of the preparation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I-4407 as a feed additive for weaned piglets, sows (in order to have a benefit for suckling piglets and dairy cows and amending Regulations (EC) No 2148/2004, (EC) No 1288/2004 and (EC) No 1811/2005 (holder of authorisation S.I.Lesaffre)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/148 (OJ No L33; 05.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of robenidine hydrochloride (Robenz 66G) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening and amending Regulation (EC) No 1800/2004 (holder of authorisation Zoetis SA)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/149 (OJ No L33; 05.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I-1077 as a feed additive for lambs and horses and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1293/2008 and (EC) No 910/2009 (holder of authorisation Danstar Ferment AG represented in the Union by Lallemand SAS)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/150 (OJ No L33; 05.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of the preparation of 6-phytase produced by Komagataella phaffii CGMCC 12056 as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, chickens reared for laying and for breeding, and minor poultry species for fattening or reared for laying or for breeding purposes (holder of authorisation Andres Pintulaba S.A.)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/151 (OJ No L33; 05.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of Pediococcus acidilactici CNCM I-4622 as a feed additive for all porcine species for fattening and for breeding other than sows, all avian species, all fish species and all crustaceans and repealing Regulations (EC) No 911/2009, (EU) No 1120/2010 and (EU) No 212/2011 and Implementing Regulations (EU) No 95/2013, (EU) No 413/2013 and (EU) 2017/2299 (holder of authorisation Danstar Ferment AG represented in the Union by Lallemand SAS)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/157 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of tartrazine as a feed additive for dogs, cats, ornamental fish, grain-eating ornamental birds and small rodents

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/159 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of Enterococcus faecium DSM 7134 as a feed additive for weaned piglets and pigs for fattening and repealing Regulation (EC) No 538/2007 (holder of authorisation Lactosan Starterkulturen GmbH & Co.)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/160 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of the preparation of oregano oil, caraway oil, carvacrol, methyl salicylate and L-menthol as a feed additive weaned piglets (holder of authorisation Biomin GmbH)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/161 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of Bacillus subtilis DSM 17299 as a feed additive) for chickens for fattening (holder of authorisation Danstar Ferment AG represented in the Union by Lallemand SAS)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/162 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of the preparation of Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I-1079 as a feed additive for turkeys for fattening (holder of authorisation Danstar Ferment AG represented by Lallemand SAS)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/163 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of a preparation of muramidase produced by Trichoderma reesei DSM 32338 as a feed additive for turkeys for fattening, turkeys reared for breeding, chickens reared for breeding and other popultry species reared for breeding (holder of authorisation DSM Nutritional Products Ltd. represented in the Union by DSM Nutritional Prodcusts Sp.Z o.o )

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/164 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of 6-phytase produced by Schizosaccharomyces pombe (ATCC 5233) as a feed additive for all avian species and all swine species and repealing Regulation (EC) No 379/2009 (holder of authorisation Danisco (UK) Ltd, trading as Danisco Animal Niutrition and represented by Genencor International B.V.)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/165 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of endo-1,4-beta-mannanase produced by Paenibacillus lentus DSM 32052 as a feed additive for weaned piglets and chickens for fattening, for chickens reared for laying, turkeys for fattening or reared for breeding and for minor poultry species and repealing Regulation (EC) No 786/2007 (holder of authorisation Elanco GmbH.)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/166 (OJ No L34; 06.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of 6-phytase produced by Schizosaccharomyces pombe (ATCC 5233) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, laying hens, turkeys for fattening, ducks for fattening, weaned piglets, pigs for fattening and sows and repealing Regulation (EC) No 785/2007 (holder of authorisation Danisco (UK) Ltd, trading as Danisco Animal Niutrition and represented by Genencor International B.V.)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/172 (OJ No L35; 07.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of 3-phytase produced by Aspergillus niger (CBS 101.672 as a feed additive for piglets (weaned), pigs for fattening, sows, chickens for fattening, turkeys for fattening, laying hens ducks and all other minor avian species, ornamental birds and the new authorisation for chickens reared for laying or for breeding purposes, turkeys reared for breeding or breeding hens and suckling piglets and repealing Regulations (EC) No 243/2007, (EC) No 1142/2007, (EC) No 165/2008, (EC) No 505/2008 and (EU) No 327/2010 (holder of authorisation BASF SE)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/173 (OJ No L35; 07.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation brilliant blue FCF as a feed additive for cats and dogs

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/180 (OJ No L37; 10.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of a preparation of Bacillus subtilis KCCM 10673P and Aspergillus oryzae KCTC 10258BP as a feed additive for all animal species

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/196 (OJ No L42; 14.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of endo-1,4-beta xylanase produced by Aspergillus niger CBS 109.713 as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, turkeys for fattening, turkeys reared for breeding, minor avian species (except laying birds) and ornamental birds and repealing Regulations (EC) No 1380/2007, (EC) No 1096/2009, and Implementing Regulation (EU) No 843/2012 (holder of authorisation BASF SE)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/197 (OJ No L42; 14.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of allura red AC as a feed additive for cats and dogs

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/228 (OJ No L47; 20.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of the preparation of oregano oil, caraway oil, carvacrol, methyl salicylate and L-menthol as a feed additive weaned piglets (holder of authorisation Biomin GmbH)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/229 (OJ No L47; 20.02.2020)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of L-tryptophan as a feed additive) for all animal species

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/238 (OJ No L48; 21.02.2020)
concerning the authorisation of L-threonine as a feed additive for all animal species

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/354 (OJ No L67; 05.03.2020)
establishing a list of intended uses of feed intended for particular nutritional purposes and repealing Directive 2008/38/EC

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/376 (OJ No L69; 06.03.2020)
concerning the authorisation of Norbixin (annatto F) as a feed additive for cats and dogs

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/377 (OJ No L69; 06.03.2020)
concerning the authorisation of sodium selenate as a feed additive for ruminants

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/378 (OJ No L69; 06.03.2020)
concerning the authorisation of L-leucine as a feed additive for all animal species

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/893 (OJ No L142; 29.05.2019)
concerning the renewal of the authorisation of Bacillus subtilis DSM 15544 as a feed additive for chickens for fattening and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1444/2006 (holder of authorisation Asahi Calpis Wellness Co. Ltd. represented in the Union by Pen & Tec Consulting S.L.U.)

Division B Food Statutes
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Division C Food Regulations
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Division E Food EEC Materials
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Division G Fertilisers and Feeding Stuffs Regulations
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Division L Sectoral Hygiene Regulations
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Division N Animal Products—Slaughter and Health—EC Law
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Division P Marketing Standards Regulations
Relevant updating has been carried out within this Division.

Contributors

Claire Andrews LLB, FCIArb, Barrister, Accredited Mediator Editorial team member
Katharine Thompson , LLB, MA, Ph.D, Lecturer in Law, De Montfort University Editorial team member
Mike Burgess , Former Group Manager, Gloucestershire Trading Standards Department Editorial team member
Dr Peter Feldschreiber Author