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Regulation on extraction solvents which can be used in the production of foodstuffs.

Type of law

This Regulation of the Minister of Health, which is composed of eight articles and two Annexes, establishes: (1) maximum levels of harmful elements in extraction solvents; (2) the list of substances and materials allowed as extraction solvents for food production; (3) conditions of use of extraction solvents; (4) maximum residue limits of extraction solvents in foodstuffs or food ingredients; (5) detailed requirements relating to marking of extraction solvents. The Regulation shall not apply to extraction solvents used in the production of food additives, vitamins and other nutritional additives, unless such food additives, vitamins or nutritional additives are specified in par. 5 or par. 6.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
The Regulation enters into force 14 days after publication in the Journal of Laws.
Serial Imprint
Journal of Laws 2008 No. 177 Pos. 1093
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Rozporzadzenie w sprawie rozpuszczalnikow ekstrakcyjnych, ktore moga byc stosowane w produkcji zywnosci.