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10 July 2020 — Guidance
Advice note prepared by Dr Michael Walker on behalf of the Government Chemist, regarding the detection of genetically modified rice at the UK border
30 June 2020 — News story
Dr Michael Walker, Head of the Office of the UK Government Chemist and Referee Analyst, has had the title ‘Professor of Practice’ conferred on him.
10 July 2020 — News story
Michael Walker will talk in detail about the process involved in the resolution of technical disputes in the UK official food control system after an introduction by Julian Braybrook
7 June 2020 — News story
The second World Food Safety Day will be celebrated on 7 June 2020 to draw attention and inspire action to escale up the initial commitment made in 2019
21 May 2020 — News story
The UK’s new Global Tariff will replace the EU’s Common External Tariff on 1 January 2021 at the end of the Transition Period.
27 April 2020 — News story
The seminar, “Honey authenticity: determination of exogenous sugars by nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)” was organised in collaboration with government departments
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