EU fine for home-made-jam makers

Sarah Coles
homemade jam
homemade jam

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The Women's Institute needs to watch its back: the EU is apparently threatening to fine anyone who reuses old jam jars. Jam-makers and home-made-chutney fans who sell or give away their produce at fetes and fayres could be set for a huge fine.

So how can this be right?