Notice On Application Of Ecology Control Mark (E-Mark) On Organic Agricultural Products, To Be Used For Non-Food

Original Language Title: Bekendtgørelse om anvendelse af økologikontrolmærket (Ø-mærket) på økologiske jordbrugsprodukter, der skal anvendes til nonfood

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Publication of the use of the eco-label (Ecolabel) on organic soil-use products intended for use for non-food products 1)

In accordance with Article 13 (1), Paragraph 18, paragraph 18. Paragraph 1, section 24, paragraph 4. 2 and 3, in the eco-law, cf. Law Order no. 196 of 12. March 2009, and after authorisation :


§ 1. Soil-use products intended for use for non-food can be labelled with the eco-monitoring label (Ecolabel), provided that :

1) at least 95% by weight. the production provisions of Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 on organic production and the labelling of organic products and repealing Regulation (EEC) No No 834/2007 of the Council Regulation (EEC) No 834/2007. Regulation 2092/91 (Council Regulation) and in the order of organic land production, etc. (Ecological announcement),

2) all constituents of the second origin are authorised according to the Council Regulation and the ecologisation of ecology,

3) the processing of products is not used for processing aid or other non-use after the Council Regulation and the ecology notice ; and

4) the products have been manufactured, processed, imported or imported by the holders of an authorization following the ecologists ' s publication.

Paragraph 2. However, the declaration does not cover animal feed, intended for dogs, cats and other pet animals.

§ 2. Products may only be labelled with the island mark by the holders of an authorization after the eco-proclaial notice.

Paragraph 2. The island mark must be designed and rendered in accordance with the guidelines laid down in the notice of organic food and so on.

§ 3. The label shall indicate the eco-control code of the plant directorate : "DK-ØKO-050", cf. Notice of organic food, etc.

Paragraph 2. In the case of processed products, the marking must be accompanied by information on the main components of land use originating in the products and their weightings of products.

Paragraph 3. Stores of products produced, packaged and labelled before 1. July 2010, in accordance with Regulation (EEC) No, Regulation (EC) No 2092/91 or Regulation (EC) No EUR 834/2007, where the products have been brought to the previous control code ' DK-50 `, may continue to be placed on the market until the stocks are exhausted.

Paragraph 4. Packagings and labels in accordance with Regulation (EEC) No 2, Regulation (EC) No 2092/91 or Regulation (EC) No 834/2007, where the packaging and labels have been brought to the earlier control checks of the Plant Directorate-General, 'DK-50', may still be used for products placed on the market until 1. by July 2012, provided that the products comply with the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 2 ; 834/2007.


§ 4. The Board of Directors shall check that the provisions of the notice are complied with.

§ 5. Under the rule of Law 23, paragraph 1. 1, the Directorate-General may prohibit the sale of a product with reference to the organic production method if the product does not comply with the provisions of this notice.

§ 6. After the letter of the law, the Directorate-General at any time, if deemed necessary, is deemed necessary, for appropriate identification and without a court order of access to private property, premises, business books, pariries, etc., including material stored in electronic form, in order to provide information necessary for the solution of tasks following the notice. The police shall provide, where necessary, the Directorate-Office and so on for examination without having to pay for it.

Paragraph 2. Under the rule of law 20, it shall be subject to this notice by request, provided that all information, including economic and accounting conditions, which are required for the purposes of carrying out the checks, as well as the remuneration of the directorate of the directorate, shall be provided. provide, where appropriate, assistance in checking, sampling, copying and supplying written material and printouts of information stored in electronic form.


§ 7. Complaguing the decisions of the Plant Agency, following this notice, shall be submitted within four weeks of the date of receipt of the decision. The appeal shall be made to the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries and shall be submitted to the Board of Directors.


§ 8. The penalty shall be penalised by the penalty which violates section 1 to 3 or a ban after paragraph 5.

Paragraph 2. Corporates may be imposed on companies. Oh. (legal persons) punishable by the rules of the penal code 5. Chapter.

Entry into force

§ 9. The announcement shall enter into force on the 15th. September, 2010.

Paragraph 2. Publication no. 409 of 21. In May 2001 on the use of eco-label eco-use products to be used for non-food products, on organic soil products.

The Directorate-General, the 6th. September 2010

Ole P. Kristensen

-Dorthe Nielsen

Official notes

1) The notice has been notified to the European Commission in accordance with the rules laid down by Directive 98 /34/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (Information Directive), as amended by Directive 89 /48/EC.