Codex Standards

All Codex texts are publicly available from this website:

All standards, guidelines, codes of practice and advisory texts that compose the Alimentarius are available from the List of standards.
The numerical Codex standards for food additives, veterinary drugs maximum residue levels and pesticide maximum residue levels, can also be accessed via databases that facilitate their use.
Thematic compilations of Codex texts can be downloaded or ordered here.

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Updated on: 27-07-2015
World Water Week
28 Aug 2015 - 
Food safety, including water safety, is at the heart of Codex work to protect the  [...]
New Codex Standards online
17 Aug 2015 - 
Post Commission is a busy time for the Codex Alimentarius Secretariat. In this two part  [...]
August news round up
3 Aug 2015 - 
There is still a lot going on in the Codex world this August. Here is  [...]
CAC38 Final Report published
27 Jul 2015 - 
The English language version of the Final Report of the 38th Session of the Codex  [...]
Risk Communication at SPS
16 Jul 2015 - 
This week in Geneva, the Codex Secretary is taking part in a workshop run by  [...]