is located at 27-31, avenue du General Leclerc, 94701 MAISONS-ALFORT, France.
is being consulted about a new draft Decree on resuming imports and this should include all guarantees obtained by the French Government.
By banning biotech crops, it is apparent that President Sarkozy did not take into consideration the conclusions of a 2004 AFSSA
report which found the benefits from using pest-resistant biotech crops, such as Bt corn and cotton, significant in protecting the environment and consumers.
The DGCCRF (French Directorate General of Competition, Consumption and Fraud Repression) has confirmed the exclusive use of the DMAC method for the quantitation of the daily dose of 36 mg of cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon)-derived PACs (proanthocyanidins) in dietary supplements that refer to the AFSSA
(French Food Security Agency) claim: "Contributes to the decreased adherence of certain E.
Local authorities jumped into crisis mode yesterday after France's French Food Safety Agency, AFSSA
, published an opinion on the possible implications for animal and human health of newly available scientific data regarding the transmission of the classical scrapie agent via milk.
The recent announcement by French food agency AFSSA
that British beef is as safe as other beef on the French market is still being considered by the country's ministers.
New data includes the minutes of a Congress held in the German city of Tubingen from September 23 to 25, attended by world experts on prion diseases, including 10 of the 30 French experts from the AFSSA
In a joint statement, the French agriculture, health and industry ministries added: "Scientific experts consulted by AFSSA
said that given the latest scientific data and analyses, there were insufficient scientific guarantees to lift the embargo.
French food safety agency the AFSSA
is to review France's ban on UK beef.
The French government's equivalent to the FDA or food safety authority, AFSSA
(Agence Francaise pour la Securite Alimentaire), approved the claim that the North American cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon) can "help reduce the adhesion of certain E.
They considered the scientific opinion from AFSSA
at their meeting on October 2 and decided there is no "objective" public health reason to maintain the ban.
In order to meet the highest quality standards specifications enacted by DDASS and AFSSA
, the French equivalent of Food and Drug Administration, Poseidis started some major improvements of its technical installations at the source; new F3 drilling equipment with enhanced pumping and quality controls with the capacity to support the yearly production of 70 millions liters.