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Removal of certain flavouring substances from the Union list

European Union

Sep 08, 2022

Commission Regulation (EU) 2022/1466 of 5 September 2022 amending Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1334/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the removal of certain flavouring substances from the Union list

Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1334/2008 is amended in accordance with the Annex to this Regulation.

Transitional measures

  • Foods to which any of the flavouring substances listed in the Annex to this Regulation has been added and which were lawfully placed on the market before the entry into force of this Regulation may continue to be marketed until their date of minimum durability or use-by date.
  • Foods imported into the Union to which any of the flavouring substances listed in the Annex to this Regulation has been added may be marketed until their date of minimum durability or use-by date, if the importer of such food can demonstrate that they were dispatched from the third country concerned and were in transit to the Union before the entry into force of this Regulation.

This Regulation shall enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

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ANNEX

In Part A of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1334/2008, the following entries are deleted:

‘07.030

1-(4-Methoxyphenyl)pent-1-en-3-one

104-27-8

826

164

   

2

EFSA

07.046

Vanillylidene acetone

1080-12-2

732

691

   

2

EFSA

07.049

1-(4-Methoxyphenyl)-4-methylpent-1-en-3-one

103-13-9

829

719

   

2

EFSA

07.206

4-(2,3,6-Trimethylphenyl)but-3-en-2-one

56681-06-2

       

2

EFSA

07.258

6-Methyl-3-hepten-2-one

2009-74-7

       

1

EFSA

10.034

5,6-Dihydro-3,6-dimethyl-benzofuran-2(4H)-one

80417-97-6

1163

     

2

EFSA

10.036

5,6,7,7a-Tetrahydro-3,6-dimethylbenzofuran-2(4H)-one

13341-72-5

1162

     

2

EFSA

10.042

3,4-Dimethyl-5-pentylidene-furan-2(5H)-one

774-64-1

 

11873

At least 93 %; secondary component 1-2 % 3,4-dimethyl 5-ketobutanoic acid gamma-lactone

 

2

EFSA

10.043

2,7-Dimethylocta-5(trans),7-dieno-1,4-lactone

78548-56-8

       

2

EFSA

10.046

Hex-2-eno-1,4-lactone

2407-43-4

       

2

EFSA

10.054

Non-2-eno-1,4-lactone

21963-26-8

       

2

EFSA

10.060

2-Decen-1,4-lactone

2518-53-8

       

2

EFSA

10.170

5-Pentyl-3H-furan-2-one

51352-68-2

1989

 

Mixture of 3H- and 5H-isomers (2:1)

 

2

EFSA

13.004

Allyl 2-furoate

4208-49-5

21

360

   

2

EFSA

13.034

3-(2-furyl)acrylaldehyde

623-30-3

1497

     

1

EFSA

13.043

Furfurylidene-2-butanal

770-27-4

1501

11885

   

1

EFSA

13.044

4-(2-Furyl)but-3-en-2-one

623-15-4

1511

11838

   

1

EFSA

13.046

3-(2-Furyl)-2-methylprop-2- enal

874-66-8

1498

11878

   

1

EFSA

13.066

3-Acetyl-2,5-dimethylfuran

10599-70-9

1506

10921

   

4

EFSA

13.103

2-Butylfuran

4466-24-4

1490

10927

   

3

EFSA

13.137

3-(2-F uryl)-2-phenylprop-2- enal

65545-81-5

1502

11928

   

1

EFSA

13.150

3-(5-Methyl-2-furyl)prop-2-enal

5555-90-8

1499

     

1

EFSA

 

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