Updates from EU Working Group on Health Claims (20th June 2016)

Here below some updates for all the real claims "geek" reading this blog (a lot...). Of extreme interest, in my opinion, particularly the note about probiotics. Discussion on a health claim related to glycaemic carbohydrates and cognitive function Article 13(5) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 Reference was made to a recent EU General Court case … Continue reading Updates from EU Working Group on Health Claims (20th June 2016)

Plant Harmful organisms in the EU – Annual report 2014

Article 16 (1) and (2) of Directive 2000/29/EC, requires that Member States immediately notify the European Commission and other Member States, of the presence or appearance of harmful organisms found on their territory or part of it, as well as the measures taken to eradicate or avoid the spread of the harmful organism concerned. This … Continue reading Plant Harmful organisms in the EU – Annual report 2014