Codex Standards

All Codex texts are publicly available from this website:

All standards, guidelines, codes of practice and advisory texts that compose the Alimentarius are available from the List of standards.
The numerical Codex standards for food additives, veterinary drugs maximum residue levels and pesticide maximum residue levels, can also be accessed via databases that facilitate their use.
Thematic compilations of Codex texts can be downloaded or ordered here.

The availability of Codex texts on this website, for type of text and for language, is automatically updated in the table below:

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Updated on: 02-05-2016
Opening of the 84th OIE General Session
23 May 2016 - 
Delegates from the 180 Member Countries of the OIE are meeting in Paris for six  [...]
Talk Codex: webinar with FAO Food Safety Network
12 May 2016 - 
The Food Safety Technical Network (FSTN) is holding the first of a series of meetings/webinars  [...]
#CodexCAC39 Instagram competition
10 May 2016 - 
Codex Alimentarius launches the #CodexCAC39 Instagram contest Post a photo, raise awareness on the importance of  [...]
TTIP: A Deal in 2016?
9 May 2016 - 
On Friday 13th May in FAO HQ, Brian Kilgallen, Policy Officer DG SANTE, European Commission and  [...]
Q&A with new CCFL Chair Lyzette Lamondin
6 May 2016 - 
The Codex Committee on Food Labelling gets underway on Monday 9th May in Ottowa Canada. This  [...]