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Maximum levels for 3-MCPD in infant formulae

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Summary

The EU has informed the World Trade Organization Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (WTO SPS) Committee that it proposes to reduce the maximum levels for the sum of 3-monochlorpropanediol (3-MCPD) and 3-MCPD fatty acid esters in certain food products for infant and young children (G/SPS/N/EU/709).