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Maximum levels of THC in hemp seeds and products derived therefrom

European Union

Aug 15, 2022

Commission Regulation (EU) 2022/1393 of 11 August 2022 amending Regulation (EC) No 1881/2006 as regards maximum levels of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC) in hemp seeds and products derived therefrom.

The Annex to Regulation (EC) No 1881/2006 is amended in accordance with the Annex to this Regulation.

Foodstuffs listed in the Annex, lawfully placed on the market before 1 January 2023, may remain on the market until their date of minimum durability or use-by dat

 

ANNEX

In Section 8 of the Annex to Regulation (EC) No 1881/2006, the following entry 8.6 is added:

 

Foodstuffs

Maximum level (mg/kg)

‘8.6.

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC) equivalents  (*1)

 

8.6.1.

Hemp seeds

3,0

8.6.2.

Ground hemp seeds, (partially) defatted hemp seed and other hemp seed derived/processed products (*2) with the exception of the products referred to in 8.6.3.

3,0

8.6.3.

Hemp seed oil

7,5


 

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