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NVWA officer Dr. Nico Horn elected as Director-General of EPPO (European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization)

As of 1 January 2019 Nico Horn will take up the position of Director-General of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection ...

News item | 19-12-2018 | 14:18

Everything you need to know about research with imported plant pathogens and prohibited plant material in the Netherlands

If you want to grow, import, export or move certain plants or plant materials, plant pests or soil, you will need to obtain a ...

News item | 26-09-2018 | 14:50

Dutch food safety is high, but opportunities for food fraud increase

Generally speaking, food in the Netherlands is safe. This is in part thanks to the legislative system, the compliance of ...

News item | 02-07-2018 | 10:58

Preventive measure issued against two Dutch companies for breaching the EU timber regulation

The Netherlands food and consumer product safety authority (NVWA) has issued a preventive measure against two companies which ...

News item | 26-10-2017 | 14:04

Dutch authorities (NVWA-IOD) arrest 2 men in fipronil case

Today NVWA's intelligence and investigation services (NVWA-IOD) arrested 2 suspects in the criminal investigation of the Public ...

News item | 10-08-2017 | 15:09

NVWA website publishes codes of fipronil-contaminated eggs from investigated farms

Today, the NVWA website has published all egg codes of companies whose eggs tested positive for fipronil during the past week. ...

News item | 03-08-2017 | 19:18

NVWA to publish codes of fipronil-contaminated eggs from investigated farms tomorrow

On Thursday afternoon, 3 August 2017, the NVWA will publish all egg codes of companies implicated in the investigation of ...

News item | 02-08-2017 | 19:39

NVWA cautions consumers against eating eggs with specific egg code

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) cautions consumers against eating white eggs with the code ...

News item | 31-07-2017 | 18:56

NVWA to halt transport at additional laying hen farms as a precaution

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) has imposed a transport ban on dozens of laying hen farms as ...

News item | 26-07-2017 | 08:45

NVWA investigates use of fipronil in poultry sector

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) is investigating the use of fipronil in the poultry sector, ...

News item | 22-07-2017 | 15:01

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