Written QeA to EU Commission – Performance-Enhancing Substances in Foods for Sportspeople

Question for written answer to the Commission Alain Cadec (PPE) - 15 April 2015 Subject: Foods for sportspeople All the EU Member States have agreed to take the steps required to enforce the international agreements concluded in cooperation with the World Anti-Doping Agency, the aim of which is to ensure that foodstuffs and supplements intended for sportspeople are completely … Continue reading Written QeA to EU Commission – Performance-Enhancing Substances in Foods for Sportspeople

FDA ruling on Trans-Fats

FDA released its’ final determination that Partially Hydrogenated Oils (PHOs) are not Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS). The determination is based on extensive research into the effects of PHOs, as well as input from stakeholders during the public comment period. PHOs are the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods. In FDA view, removing PHOs from … Continue reading FDA ruling on Trans-Fats