List of Codex Committees

Codex Alimentarius Commission
CAC Codex Alimentarius Commission Active
Executive Committee
CCEXEC Executive Committee of the Codex Alimentarius Commission Active
General Subject Committees
CCCF Codex Committee on Contaminants in Foods Active
CCFA Codex Committee on Food Additives Active
CCFAC Codex Committee on Food Additives and Contaminants Renamed and restablished
CCFH Codex Committee on Food Hygiene Active
CCFICS Codex Committee on Food Import and Export Inspection and Certification Systems Active
CCFL Codex Committee on Food Labelling Active
CCGP Codex Committee on General Principles Active
CCMAS Codex Committee on Methods of Analysis and Sampling Active
CCNFSDU Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses Active
CCPR Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues Active
CCRVDF Codex Committee on Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Foods Active
Commodity Committees
CCCPC Codex Committee on Cocoa Products and Chocolate Adjourned sine die
CCCPL Codex Committee on Cereals, Pulses and Legumes Active
CCFFP Codex Committee on Fish and Fishery Products Adjourned sine die
CCFFV Codex Committee on Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Active
CCFO Codex Committee on Fats and Oils Active
CCIE Codex Committee on Edible Ices Abolished
CCM Codex Committee on Meat Abolished
CCMMP Codex Committee on Milk and Milk Products Active
CCMPH Codex Committee on Meat Hygiene Adjourned sine die
CCNMW Codex Committee on Natural Mineral Waters Adjourned sine die
CCPFV Codex Committee on Processed Fruits and Vegetables Active
CCPMPP Codex Committee on Processed Meat and Poultry Products Abolished
CCS Codex Committee on Sugars Active
CCSB Codex Committee on Soups and Broths Abolished
CCSCH Codex Committee on Spices and Culinary Herbs Active
CCVP Codex Committee on Vegetable Proteins Adjourned sine die
CXTO Joint CODEX/IOOC Meeting on the Standardization of Table Olives Abolished
ad hoc Intergovernmental Task Forces
CGECPMMP Joint FAO/WHO Committee of Government Experts on the Code of Principles Concerning Milk and Milk Products Renamed and restablished
GEFJ Joint ECE/Codex alimentarius groups of experts on standardization: Fruit Juices Abolished
GEQFF Joint ECE/Codex alimentarius groups of experts on standardization: Quick Frozen Foods Abolished
TFAF Ad Hoc Intergovernmental Task Force on Animal Feeding Dissolved
TFAMR Ad hoc Codex Intergovernmental Task Force on Antimicrobial Resistance Active
TFFBT Ad Hoc Intergovernmental Task Force on Food Derived from Biotechnology Dissolved
TFFJ Ad Hoc Intergovernmental Task Force on Fruit and Vegetable Juices Dissolved
TFPHQFF Ad hoc Codex Intergovernmental Task Force on the Processing and Handling of Quick Frozen Foods Dissolved
FAO/WHO Coordinating Committees
CCAFRICA FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for Africa Active
CCASIA FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for Asia Active
CCEURO FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for Europe Active
CCLAC FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for Latin America and the Caribbean Active
CCNASWP FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for North America and South West Pacific Active
CCNEA FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for Near East Active
Updated on: 18-08-2016
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