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EPP MEP Adina Vălean: ”If implemented, European environmental legislation will improve the lives of European citizens”

EPP MEP Adina Vălean: ”If implemented, European environmental legislation will improve the lives of European citizens”

Environment, water quality, resource use, public health are just a few of the areas that should be a priority for any nation, and Romania’s progress in these areas is only a legislative one, explains MEP Adina Vălean, President of the Committee for Environment, Food Safety and Public Health of the European Parliament, in an interview […]

The Commission test results on horse DNA and Phenylbutazone: there is no food safety issues

The Commission test results on horse DNA and Phenylbutazone: there is no food safety issues

Launched last month, the coordinated EU-wide testing for horsemeat DNA and phenylbutazone1 requested, and co-financed, by the European Commission in the wake of the horsemeat scandal has revealed that less than 5 % of the tested products had horse DNA and that about 0.5 % of the equine carcasses tested were found to be contaminated with […]