Food and Dairy Committees representatives hold the meeting with the Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food on European integration, Ms Olga Trofimtseva. In course of the meeting we discussed the most burning issues and decided to continue cooperation with the involvement of the representatives of the relevant EU twinning project on food safety, representatives of the State Service on food safety and consumers’ protection in order to find the consensus and bring the national legislation into conformity with the European one.
Agrochemical Committee representatives took part in the meeting of the expert group on hazardous waste management under the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine. During the meeting, a work plan for the nearest time was developed as well as certain proposals to be included to the National Waste Management Strategy were discussed. The Agrochemical Committee suggested the legislative implementation of the European triple rinsing system for CPP containers with the possibility of their further reclassification in non-hazardous waste.
EBA Grain & Oilseed Committee held a meeting with Mr Oleksandr Lozobytskyi, chief metrologist in the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine. During the meeting the participants discussed the issue of laboratory control and implementation of international standards in the field of production, storage and transportation of grain.
On 20 October 2016 the European Business Association held a round table with representatives of the Committee on Logistics of Association and members of committee (insurance and logistics companies). Round table was devoted to discussion of the current situation round table, devoted to the current situation in the sphere of logistics insurance.