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Entering a name in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Almendra de Mallorca/Almendra Mallorquina/Ametlla de Mallorca/Ametlla Mallorquina (Spain)

Entering a name in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Aceite de la Comunitat Valenciana (Spain)

Approving non-minor amendments to the specification for a name entered in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Pecorino Sardo (Italy)

Amending Decision 2007/777/EC as regards the importation of meat products, treated stomachs, bladders and intestines prepared from fresh meat of domestic poultry, including meat of farmed and wild game birds

Implementing Decision as regards a Union financial contribution towards a coordinated control plan with a view to establishing the prevalence of fraudulent practices in the marketing of certain foods

Approving non-minor amendments to the specification for a name entered in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Lomnické suchary (Czech Republic)

Entering a name in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Requeijão da Beira Baixa (Portugal)

Entering a name in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Miele Varesino (Italy)

Approving non-minor amendments to the specification for a name entered in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Queso de Murcia al vino (Spain)

Approving non-minor amendments to the specification for a name entered in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications: Queso de Murcia (Spain)

Recommendation on the reduction of the presence of cadmium in foodstuffs

Amending and correcting Regulation (EC) No 889/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products with regard to organic production, labelling and control

Amending Regulation (EC) No 1235/2008 laying down detailed rules for implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 as regards the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries

Scientific Opinions

On the modification of the existing MRLs for pendimethalin in various crops

On the safety assessment of the process “MOPET-FLAKE” used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials

On the safety assessment of the process “APPE supercycle CP” used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials

On the safety assessment of the process SOREPET GR based on EREMA Basic technology used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials

On the safety assessment of the process “ILPA”, based on Starlinger Decon technology, used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials

On the safety assessment of the process SOREPET, based on Buhler B technology, used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials

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