African swine fever (ASF) in Germany, mandatory additional Cleansing & Disinfection transport vehicles in The Netherlands
19-07-2021 | 15:59
Due to the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Germany transport vehicles for ungulates (pigs, cattle, sheep, goats and deer) that return or enter from Germany to The Netherlands require additional cleansing and disinfection (C&D) immediately after entering The Netherlands.
Investigation into tainted timber
04-12-2019 | 08:47
The police department Midden-Nederland, the Netherlands food and consumer product safety authority (NVWA) and the public prosecutors office have raided 6 locations in relation to an investigation which focused on the import of timber.
Dutch food safety is high, but opportunities for food fraud increase
02-07-2018 | 10:58
Generally speaking, food in the Netherlands is safe. This is in part thanks to the legislative system, the compliance of businesses and supervision by the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority.