Brussels, 4 March 2005
Commission Recommendation of 1 March 2005 concerning a coordinated programme for the official control of foodstuffs for 2005 (OJ L59/ 5.3.2005).
1. During 2005 Member States should carry out inspections and controls including, where indicated, taking samples and analysing such samples in laboratories, with the aim of:
(a) assessing the bacteriological safety of cheeses made from pasteurised milk (continuation of the coordinated programme started in 2004 following the Recommendation of 19 December 2003 concerning a coordinated programme for the official control of foodstuffs for 2004);
(b) assessing the bacteriological safety of mixed salads as regards Listeria monocytogenes;
(c) assessing safety, quality and labelling of poultry meat as regards the use of water retention agents;
(d) assessing the safety of certain foods for infants and young children as regards the levels for nitrate and patulin...