• SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament

A step closer to origin-labelling for meat in processed foods

ID

363534

Shoot Date

21 Jan 2015

Shoot Location

Brussels, Belgium

Production Company

S&D Group

Description
Brussels, 21 January 2015. MEPs from the food safety committee today called for the origin of meat in all processed foods to be clearly labelled.
Shotlist
Shotlist BRUSSELS, BELGIUM (JANUARY 20, 2015) (SOCIALISTS AND DEMOCRATS, EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT - ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, BRUSSELS (EXTERIOR) 2. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS OF EP COMMITTEE ON FOOD SAFETY - MEPS DURING THE VOTING SESSION, BRUSSELS (INTERIOR) 3. CUTAWAY: GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK), EP RAPPORTEUR ON THE ISSUE, BEING APPLAUDED 4. CUTAWAY: GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK) TALKING TO HER ASSISTANT 5. GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK) SAYING (ENGLISH): “People want to know where the meat in their food comes from. I want to have a ‘country of origin’ labelling including: « birth », « reared » and « slaughtered » on the products that they buy ». 1. CUTAWAY: GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK) TALKING TO HER ASSISTANT 2. GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK) SAYING (ENGLISH): “If we would have had the meat in processed food liable, the horse meat scandal may not have occured because they would had to have a tighter grip on their supply chain. I know that it was a case of fraud but if they knew where the meat was coming from and have these controls in place, we may not have had such a problem». 1. CUTAWAY: GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK) TALKING TO HER ASSISTANT 2. GLENIS WILLMOTT (S&D MEP, UK) SAYING (ENGLISH): “It is good for consumers and it is good for the industry as well because it ensures that consumers have trust the food they buy”. SPAIN (NOVEMBER 2012) (EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AUDIOVISUAL – ACCESS ALL) 1. CUTAWAY: VARIOUS STOCK SHOTS ON PROCESSED FOOD PRODUCTS CONTAINING MEAT
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