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Preservatives In Food Regulations

Volume 959: debated on Monday 4 December 1978

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asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food when he intends to amend the Preservatives in Food Regulations to take into account the new food applications of sorbic acid; and if he will make a statement.

Proposals further to amend the Preservatives in Food Regulations 1975 so as to allow a more extensive use of sorbic acid in food will be issued for comment within the next few days. It is hoped to make the necessary amending regulations early in 1979.