“Food Law” or “Food Code”
Thursday, 4 February 2016
CODEX ALIMETARIUS - International “Food Law” or “Food Code”
The Codex Alimentarius is a collection of internationally recognized standards, codes of practice, guidelines, and other recommendations relating to foods, food production, and food safety. The Codex international food standards ensures product safety internationally and facilitate global trade.
Codex commission is responsible for publishing Codex Alimentarius. The Codex Commission was established in 1963.It is Subsidiary of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United Nations (UN)and World Health Organization (WHO).