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.

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Updated on: 01-02-2016
Codex in the supply chain
22 Apr 2016 - 
It is peak bloom season and a beautiful time of year at the foot of  [...]
Q&A with Dr Wieke Tas
1 Apr 2016 - 
The Codex Committee on Contaminants in Foods (CCCF) establishes or endorses permitted maximum levels or  [...]
Closer cooperation with ISO on methods of analysis and sampling
22 Mar 2016 - 
On March 14th in Geneva, Codex Secretary Tom Heilandt met with Mr Zhang Xiaogang, President  [...]
Video: Nuclear Techniques in Codex
18 Mar 2016 - 
The Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture was established by the  [...]
Q&A with CCFA Chair Dr Junshi Chen
14 Mar 2016 - 
The Codex Committee on Food Additives works to establish or endorse permitted maximum levels for  [...]