Natasha’s Law now in effect

5 October 2021

Since 1 October 2021, new UK legislation has required all food outlets to provide full ingredient lists, with allergenic ingredients emphasised (for example in bold, italics or a different colour), on pre-packed for direct sale (PPDS) food.

Scotland consults on becoming a Fair Work nation

4 October 2021

The Scottish Government has launched a public consultation into proposals that, by 2025, people in Scotland will have a world leading working life where Fair Work drives wellbeing and prosperity for individuals, businesses and society.

UK’s list of POPs and rules updated

4 October 2021

The Environment Agency has updated its list of substances classified as persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and updated its guidance document on the rules around using POPs in light of the UK’s changed relationship with the EU.