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European Council adopts new rules on Medical Devices
Posted On: March 15, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: Medical Device Regulation, EDC

On the 7th March 2017, the European Council adopted new EU rules to improve the safety of medical devices: benefitting patients whilst preserving access to innovative healthcare solutions. HCWH Europe expressed major concerns about the Medical...

HCWH Europe applauds EP’s position on food waste
Posted On: March 14, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: Press Release, food waste, European Parliament, plenary, vote, Waste, Waste Framework Directive

The European Parliament today voted in plenary session on the EP’s report and amendments to the European Commission’s proposal to revise the Waste Framework Directive. HCWH Europe welcomes the EP’s support of the amendments on food waste - such...

How to halve food waste
Posted On: March 8, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: food waste, food, Healthcare

The EU has committed to meeting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, of which SDG 12.3 calls for global food waste to be halved per capita by 2030...

Free webinar | The (un)recognised pathways of AMR: Air pollution and food
Posted On: March 7, 2017
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  • Europe

This webinar will address and examine two important means of transmitting drug-resistant bacteria - food and air.

EDC criteria update
Posted On: February 27, 2017
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  • Europe
  • Tags: EDCs, EDC Criteria

The most recent EDC draft criteria will be on the agenda of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food, and Feed Committee (PAFF) and Biocides Committee due to meet on the 28th February.

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