EDA comments on the EU Commission proposal for a revised Drinking Water Directive (DWD)

The European Dairy Association (EDA) welcomes the European Commission proposal for a revised Drinking Water Directive (DWD). For the dairy industry water is an essential resource, and safe food is based on safe water. At the same time the dairy...

(Re)using water in the dairy sector

Dairy processors are challenged to conserve water not only by reducing fresh water consumption but also by using measures to reuse water without compromising on the hygienic quality and safety of the products. Reused water is water that is...

Dairy Flash #6 - 2018

EDA Dairy Policy Conference 2018

Water as a key resource in the dairy sector

Water is a finite and vulnerable vital resource, and an essential element for dairy. It is key to assure safe high-quality production of dairy products, as it is used in the dairy plants for heating, cooling, washing, and cleaning, always...

Dairy Flash #5 - 2018

The Latest News from the World of Dairy...


EDA/Assifonte Convention 2018

'A Green Future for European Dairy'

Press releases

EDA calls for a swift ratification of the EU - Japan Free Trade Agreement

EU Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström has presented yesterday the outcome of negotiations for the Economic Partnership Agreement with Japan...

Fairness in the milk supply chain and Unfair Trading Practices (UTPs)

Today’s proposal by EU Commissioner Phil Hogan for a EU-wide framework on unfair trading practices in business-to-business relationships in the food supply chain reinforces the position of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).