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Europe Daily Bulletin No. 12095

14 September 2018
EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT PLENARY / Consumers
European Parliament recommends ban on double standards in quality of products sold in EU
Brussels, 13/09/2018 (Agence Europe)

Products sold under the same brand and same packaging in the EU must have the same ingredients of the same quality so as not to deceive consumers, said MEPs on Thursday 13 September in Strasbourg, condemning double standards in food products depending on the country in which they are sold – a practice that runs counter to the spirit of the Single Market.

By a wide majority (464 to 69 with 17 abstentions), the European Parliament adopted a non-binding resolution subscribing to the...

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