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Europol warns fake products on the rise across EU

Europol warns fake products on the rise across EU

31 -7-2017 OliveOilTimes

The 2017 Situation Report on Counterfeiting and Piracy in the European Union, a joint report by Europol and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), includes a short section on the misuse of organic and certified origin food labels. It noted that in 2015 there was growth in the counterfeiting of such labels and that the practice is expected to continue.

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Communicated by Elena Maestri - FoodIntegrity web correspondent