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Codex Committee on Fats and Oils (CX-709)

Title Codex Committee on Fats and Oils
Code CX-709
Sessions and documents

View documents of the Codex Committee on Fats and Oils

Legal Framework
Origin

Rule XI.1(b) of the Rules of Procedure of the Codex Alimentarius Commission

Host Government: Malaysia (United Kingdom until Session 21)

Category Cat. 1
Purpose

To elaborate worldwide standards for fats and oils of animal, vegetable and marine origin including margarine and olive oil.

Membership

Open to all Members of the Commission

Languages English, French and Spanish
Document symbol CX/FO
Contact information/email

Codex@fao.org

Web site

CODEX Alimentarius

First Session February 1964
Pattern of sessions 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1987, 1993, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007 2009, 2011 and 2013
Remarks

Subsidiary Body of the FAO/WHO Codex Alimentarius Commission