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
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  [...]
CAC38 closes in Geneva
11 Jul 2015 - 
The 38th Session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission has come to a close in Geneva. 36  [...]
CAC Decision on rBST: MRLs held at step 8
8 Jul 2015 - 
Maximum residue limits for a veterinary drug used in dairy cows to increase milk production Somatotropin  [...]
CAC38 Day 1
6 Jul 2015 - 
Here are some of the main decisions taken by the Commission on day one: Guidelines for  [...]