Consultation launched ahead of possible changes to Fukushima import controls

Retained EU Regulation 2016/6 applies enhanced controls on certain food imported from Japan as a result of the Fukushima nuclear accident in March 2011. Following a review of the legislation Food Standards Scotland has launched a public consultation to gather views on proposed risk management options. The consultation will be open until COP 11 February 2022 and can be accessed here:

Review of retained Regulation 2016/6 on importing food from Japan following the Fukushima nuclear accident