10:00 Welcome to RSSL
10:05 Mr. Marty Stutsman (US Food & Drug Administration) US Regulations for Fruit Juices and Beverages
Mr. Stutsman, who is chair elect of the TCJJP, will talk about the regulations that pertain to juices & juice products sold in the US.
10:45 Mr. Gerald Goldwin (UK Food Standards Agency)
The New European Fruit Juice Directive
Mr. Goldwin will talk about the new European Fruit Juice Directive and its impact on the European Fruit Juice Industry
11:30 Mrs Kristen Gunter (Macfarlane, Ferguson & McMullen, provides the liason between NJPA, TCJJP & IFU for Codex discussions) Developments within the Codex
Mrs Gunter will talk about the developments in Codex on the standardisation of Fruit Juice Regulations and implications for World Trade.
13:30 Mr. Jan Hermans (Secretary of AIJN) AIJN Code or Practice & its use in the control of juices in Europe
Mr. Hermans will talk about the AIJN code of Practice and the expert panel who drew up the code together with information about the newest revision of the code which has recently been launched.
14:15 Dr. Brian Baigrie (Reading Scientific Services Ltd)
Analysis of Taints in Foods and Beverages
Dr. Baigrie will talk about the problems associated with the analysis and identification and off-odours and off-tastes in foods and beverages.
15:00 Dr. Angus Knight (Leatherhead Food Research Association)
15:45 D. A. Hammond (Reading Scientific Services Ltd)
Recent advances in the detection of juice adulteration
Dr. Hammond will review recent methods proposed to assess the authenticity of juices
16:15 Open Discussion