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72. Monitoring aflatoxine B1 en maïs
17/11/2017

A reassessment of the risk classification of countries (see FCA-document ‘BT-16: Temporary Monitoring’), based on Aflatoxin results received, has led to the following changes :

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73. Reminder: the transitional period for “GMP becomes FCA” is near its end
17/11/2017

Although the acronym "FCA" is fast becoming commonplace, sometimes we still discover a reference to the old name "GMP". So let’s jog your memory.

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71. Amendment of document ‘AT-08 - cross-contamination’
09/11/2017

Document AT-08 has been updated following the publication of Execution regulation (EU) 2017/1914 on 20/10/2017. As a result, the tables at point IV have been revised.

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70. Modification of the FCA document ‘CC-01: Certification rules’
31/10/2017

Des modifications ont été apportées au règlement de Certification du Standard FCA. Elles concernent : Dossier auditeur – Ajout du scope ‘MH’ à l’examen de type 1. Dorénavant, les auditeurs qui auront réussi l’examen de type 1 pourront également être qualifiés pour le scope ‘MH’ : Mise sur le marché d’aliments composés produits par un tiers.

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69. Mutual recognition with Oqualim possible as from 1st of January 2018
26/10/2017

Recently, AIC, GMP+ International, OVOCOM, OQUALIM and QS agreed upon a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to reach full mutual recognition among each other.

For many years, the four organizations (AIC, GMP+ International, Ovocom and QS) have already signed agreement about the said collaboration.

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68. Suspension of FCA certificates
25/10/2017

The certificate of the company mentioned below has been suspended on 25/10/2017.

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67. Amendment of document ‘AT-08 - cross-contamination’
20/10/2017

Document AT-08 has been updated following the communication of 1 new multiplication factor for the premix Pigfen 40 mg/g.

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66. Monitoring of Aflatoxin B1 in maize
19/10/2017

A reassessment of the risk classification of countries (see FCA-document ‘BT-16: Temporary Monitoring’), based on Aflatoxin results received, has led to the following changes :

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65. Follow-up on regulations – September 2017
17/10/2017

This month of September 2017 is not very rich in specific texts: MRL changes for plant protection products or drug substances as well as information on border posts and instructions for export ... and that's about it.

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64. Inspection Regulation for inland waterway vessels : OVC-04 becomes CC-04
12/10/2017

The document ‘OVC-04 : Conditions for the appointment of inspection bodies for verification of inland waterway vessels’ has been developed as a procedure to OVOCOM and the inspection bodies when appointing inspection bodies wishing to be accepted to check if the vessels correspond to the FCA document ’BC-08 : Hygiene Code for inland waterway transport’.

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63. Follow-up on regulations – August 2017
11/10/2017

In September, we organize a lot of training courses. That's why we present this follow-up on regulations of August with some delay. But what happened during this holiday season?

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62. Inspection of meat stores: modification of document FCA BC-10
06/10/2017

Following the publication of the Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/1396 as regards the BSE status of certain countries such as Poland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Costa Rica, the Status of these countries has been changed (countries with a controlled risk à countries with a negligible risk).

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61. EWS Mycotoxins harvest cereals 2017
05/10/2017

For many years, three OVOCOM members (Apfaca, ARMB and Synagra) are working together towards a targeted monitoring with respect to the presence of mycotoxins in wheat, barley, rye, oats, triticale and spelt. Such monitoring carried out as quickly as possible after harvest (early warning), allows us to estimate the “degree of contamination” of mycotoxins in cereals.

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60. Suspension of FCA certificates
29/09/2017

The certificates of the companies mentioned below have been suspended on 1/10/2017.

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59: ‘BT-16 : Temporary Monitoring’ – 2017 harvest
15/09/2017

Since 2013, the additional monitoring of Aflatoxin B1 in maize has been added to the FCA Standard. This monitoring is described in FCA document ‘BT-16: Temporary monitoring’.

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58. Basic training course Feed Legislation
15/09/2017

We’re sorry, the thematic training courses are only available in Dutch and French.

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57. Basic training course Feed Legislation
30/08/2017

We’re sorry, the thematic training courses are only available in Dutch and French.

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56. Possible hindrance caused by technical intervention
24/08/2017

Next week, we will perform a technical intervention on our servers. That way, we will be able to serve you even better in the future. This intervention will last from Monday August 28th to Friday September 1st 2017. We may be less accessible during that period.

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55. Summary « RASFF notifications 2017 » n°1
23/08/2017

RASFF (rapid alert system for Food and Feed) system has been updated until June 30th 2017. For these first 6 months, 542 ‘hazard/product’ combinations of interest to feed operators have been withheld.

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54. RASFF – Summary 2016
22/08/2017

Traditionally, the conclusion of our follow-up of the rapid alert notifications during the past year are presented at our first thematic training course. This year, we had a bit of a delay, but we hold true to this tradition. OVOCOM has posted a brief summary of this information on the RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) webpage.

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