Novel Foods deal recedes as MEPs take strong line on nano and cloned food
24 Nov 14
The chances of a deal on a new Novel Foods Regulation receded last night (Monday) after MEPs too... read more...
MEPs agree 20 key amendments for Novel Foods
24 Nov 14
A demand that all applications for Novel Foods which are rejected should be published, with the r... read more...
MEPs' compromise definition of a Novel Food
23 Nov 14
In the compromise amendment to define a novel food, MEPs say the existing categories in the curren... read more...
EU law to cut plastic bag use moves a step nearer
21 Nov 14
New rules aimed at achieving an EU-wide reduction in the use of light plastic bags have been back... read more...
Url appointment secure despite EMA ruling
21 Nov 14
The European Commission this morning (Friday) said that the appointment of Bernhard Url as executi... read more...
Kate Trollope has excellent contacts in Brussels gained over 15 years' reporting on European food policy-making. With her outstanding knowledge of EU food law, she expertly tracks key food-related proposals from their inception through to their scrutiny by MEPs and member states. She also has an unrivalled understanding of the workings of the European Food Safety Authority. She is a regular moderator at conferences and seminars on EU food law and other food-related topics.
Patrick Bartlett has been running EU Food Policy since its launch in March 2010. His journalistic career has spanned print, television and radio. He brings to EU Food Policy an in-depth knowledge of the Brussels policy-making machinery. As BBC Europe Correspondent he was based in both Brussels and Frankfurt, from where he covered the launch of the Euro and an immense range of EU trade and consumer-related issues. As well as his role as publisher and contributor to EU Food Policy, Patrick also works as a media trainer.
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