The PGA SA would like to inform that in compliance with Regulation (EC) No. 1069/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 October 2009 laying down health rules as regards animal by-products and derived products not intended for human consumption and repealing Regulation (EC) No. 1774/2002 (Animal by-products Regulation)
- category 1 catering waste needs to be placed in sealed new packaging or covered, non-returnable leak-proof containers provided with a label reading "cat.1 - strictly to removal".
The PGA SA would also like to remind that it is mandatory to notify the intention to dispose of category 1 waste in the PHICS system.
n compliance with the above-mentioned regulation and Commission Regulation (EC) No. 132/2008 of 14 February 2008 amending Regulation (EC) No 745/2004 laying down measures with regard to imports of products of animal origin for personal consumption,
animal by-products and derived products (so-called category 1, with reference to waste collection from ships) shall mean:
Category 1 catering waste
- catering waste from means of transport operating internationally, that is kitchen waste from ships,
- products of animal origin destined for human consumption, imported or introduced from a third country (so-called sandwich waste).
- is food waste containing animal by-products and derived products, coming from means of transport operating internationally, i.e. from ships arriving from a third country (not a Member State of the EU).