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EU proposes simplification for animal by-product recycling controls

Reforms have been tabled to the European Unions (EU) animal by-products regulation, clarifying the responsibility of manufacturers making non-food products with such waste to ensure their products are safe. The changes come in a planned overhaul of regulation EC/1774/2002, which has been criticised for a lack of clarity and containing loopholes, causing confusion in the animal waste handling sector.