Bart Staes
age: 59 years
European Green Party
Member of the European Parliament
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Nationality: BE
Party: The Greens/EFA
Gender: M
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Q&A on phosphate additives in kebab meat

Monday, December 11, 2017 07:03:00 PM

On Wednesday 13 December, the European Parliament will vote on an objection to Commission proposals that would allow phosphates to be used as additives in products such as donor kebabs. The objection, from Greens/EFA MEP Bart Staes and the S&D’s Christel Schaldemose, is designed to protect public health.
Amendments 001-004 - Motion for a resolution on the draft Commission regulation amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of phosphoric acid – phosphates – di – tri – and polyphospha

Friday, December 08, 2017 06:51:00 PM

AM\1141627EN.docx PE614.279v01-00 EN United in diversity EN 8.12.2017 B8-0666/1 Amendment 1 Bart Staes on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group Motion for a resolution B8-0666/2017 Christel Schaldemose, Bart Staes on behalf of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety on the draft....
EU renews glyphosate for five years as Germany swings the balance

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 05:38:00 AM

Greens/EFA food safety spokesperson Bart Staes emphasised, "This is a dark day for consumers, farmers and the environment. The decision taken today by a narrow qualified majority of member states has locked the EU into another five years of toxic agriculture.
Dark day for consumers, farmers and the environment

Monday, November 27, 2017 06:22:00 PM

The Appeals Committee of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed has today approved the European Commission's proposal to renew glyphosate’s licence for five years. Greens/EFA food safety spokesperson Bart Staes comments: "This is a dark day for consumers, farmers and the environment.
Organic farming in the EU needs passion, clear rules and controls

Saturday, November 25, 2017 06:46:00 AM

Food security and global peace go hand in hand. The EU’s proposed organic food regulation is not perfect, but it is a step towards the sustainable food system we need, write a group of Green MEPs. Claude Turmes, José Bové, Molly Scott-Cato, Martin Häusling, Bart Staes and Philippe Lamberts are MEPs in the European Parliament’s Greens/EFA group.
Tue Feb 13 17:50:15 +0000 2018
DT Bart Staes: Geef circulaire economie in EU een boost en hou know how van Umicore in België. T...