HealthforAnimals Statement on Article 118 of the new EU Veterinary Medicines Legislation

HealthforAnimals Statement on Article 118 of the new EU Veterinary Medicines Legislation

14/12/2018

In November 2018, the European Union (EU) passed new veterinary medicines legislation. Article 118 states that prohibitions, restrictions and use limitations for antimicrobials in the EU could also apply to livestock farmers in other countries exporting to the EU. HealthforAnimals has issued the following statement outlining questions and concerns about implementation.