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Coronavirus / Codex Committee on Food Additives meeting in China postponed


The Codex Secretariat can confirm that the 52nd meeting of the Codex Committee on Food Additives (CCFA), originally scheduled to take place in Lanzhou, China from 2 to 6 March 2020 has been postponed due to the situation regarding the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

In collaboration with the China National Health Commission and the CCFA Host Secretariat, the Codex Secretariat is exploring whether the meeting could be held in China, at a location to be confirmed, from 22 to 26 June, 2020 with the working groups taking place on 19 to 20 June.

Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues - update

Information and updates regarding the Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues (CCPR), scheduled to meet in Guangzhou, China from 30 March to 4 April 2020 will be published as soon as they become available following close monitoring of the situation and in collaboration with Chinese authorities via the CCPR Host Secretariat.


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