Agriculture ministers at a recent Farm Council meeting in Brussels defended the European Union's right to maintain its ban on ractopamine use in livestock, confirming their opposition to a recent Codex Alimentarius Commission vote approving maximum residue levels (MRLs) for the drug.
What does CAC stand for?
CAC stands for Codex Alimentarius Commission
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- Climate Analysis Center
- Clinical Advisory Committee
- Closed Air Circuit
- Clostridium Acetobutylicum
- Club Athlétique Chevreuse Rugby (French: Chevreuse Rugby Athletic Club; Chevreuse, France)
- Coaching Association of Canada
- Coal Association of Canada
- Coalition for America's Children
- Coast Artillery Corps (US DoD)
- Coastal Assistant Controller
- Coheed & Cambria (band)
- Colegio Argentino de Cardiología (Portuguese: Argentinean College of Cardiology)
- Collection Accounting Classification
- Collection Advisory Center
- Collective Action Clause
- College Avenue Campus (various schools)
- Colleges against Cancer (American Cancer Society)
- Combat Air Command
- Combat Air Crew (US Navy)
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The Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC) has agreed on a way forward for key issues in the food supplement sector, including steviol glycosides, nutrient reference values, genetically modified organisms and fish oils, according to the International Alliance of Dietary/Food Supplement Associations IADSA) At its July meeting in Geneva, CAC, the highest decision-making body in Codex, adopted the "General Principles for Establishing Nutrient Reference Values (NRVs) of Vitamins and Minerals for the General Population.
The Institute of Standards and Industrial Research of Iran is one of the main members in International Organization for Standardization (ISO), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), International Organization of Legal Metrology (OIML) and serves as the only Iranian agent in Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC).
2 July 2010 - The Codex Alimentarius Commission will meet next week for its 33rd session to discuss and adopt international food standards, guidelines and codes of practice.
The Codex Alimentarius Commission was created in the 1960s by the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization) and the WHO (World Health Organization) to help coordinate international food standards.
More than 30 new international standards, codes of practice and guidelines to improve worldwide food safety and protect consumer health were released in July by the Codex Alimentarius Commission.
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization in 1953 established the Codex Alimentarius Commission to develop food standards, guidelines and related texts such as codes of practice under the Joint FAO/WHO Food Standards Program.