IP/14/1057  29-09-2014 - Commission consults the public on criteria to identify Endocrine Disruptors 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 29 September 2014 Commission The European Commission has launched an on-line consultation to help define criteria for endocrine disruptors as required by the regulations on biocidal and plant protection products.
SPEECH/14/633  26-09-2014 - “The EU is fully engaged in the fight against Ebola” 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Tonio BORG Commissioner for Health Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) Washington, 26 September 2014 This is a global crisis which concerns all of us. It is a tragic reminder that we must never let down our guard.
IP/14/1000  12-09-2014 - Animal Health: EU to tighten rules on horse passports 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 September 2014 A Commission proposal to revise the rules for the identification of horses was endorsed yesterday by EU Member States' experts1. This revised Regulation provides a more reliable and safer European system for the registration and identification of horses in the EU.
STATEMENT/14/251  08-08-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Borg on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 8 August 2014 Statement “Today we have learned that World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the worsening situation regarding the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.
IP/14/834  16-07-2014 - Study maps EU school food policies for the first time 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 July 2014 As part of the European Commission's efforts to help reduce childhood obesity, the Commission's in-house science service, the Joint Research Centre (JRC), has published the first comprehensive report on school food policies in Europe.
MEMO/14/480  11-07-2014 - Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 14th July 2014 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 11 July 2014 The Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting of July 2014 will take place in Brussels on 14th July 2014. The Commission will be represented by Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Maria Damanaki, and the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Cioloş.
IP/14/812  10-07-2014 - Tobacco products: Commission refers Denmark to the EU Court of Justice for not banning the sale of all forms of snus 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 July 2014 Today, the European Commission decided to refer Denmark to the EU Court of Justice (CJEU) for failure to amend its national legislation to ban all forms of snus. Snus is an oral tobacco product sold both loose and in small sachet portions.
MEMO/14/470  10-07-2014 - July infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 July 2014 July July In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/755  30-06-2014 - EU asks WTO to rule on Russian pork import restrictions 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 June 2014 The EU requested the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in Geneva to rule over a dispute concerning the Russian ban on imports of pigs and their genetic material, fresh pork and certain other pig products from the EU, purportedly because of a limited...
IP/14/712  24-06-2014 - Buying medicines online? Commission introduces logo to make sure consumers are safe 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 June 2014 With Europeans increasingly buying medicines online, how can we be sure that an online pharmacy is authentic and safe? Today, the Commission adopts an implementing Regulation under the Falsified Medicinal Products Directive (2011/62/EU) which sets out the design for a common logo...