MPs take evidence from the European Commission on food contamination

21 May 2013

Following the publication of its initial Report on Contamination of Beef Products, the Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee will take further evidence on food contamination on Tuesday 21 May at 3pm.

In this session, the European Commission will be questioned on its response to the horsemeat crisis and its proposals for new regulations on governing food traceability and the movement of horses.


Tuesday 21 May 2013, Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster.

At 3.00pm

European Commission, DG Health and Consumers (SANCO)

  • Joanna Darmanin, Head of Cabinet
  • Bernard Van Goethem,  Director of Directorate G (Veterinary and International Affairs)
  • Koen Van Dyck (Head of Unit of Unit G4 (Food, Alert Systems and Training)
  • Jacqueline Minor, Head of the European Commission Representation in the UK

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