Written Q&A to EU Commission – Latest answer on trans fatty acids

Here another answer of the Commission about trans-fats. It's quite fresh (25th February 2014). It's clear from this answer that: 1) The Commission is following with great attention the FDA move about trans fats; 2) Probably the report of the Commission on trans-fats (art. 30(7) Reg. EU n. 1169/2011) will not be released in the … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Latest answer on trans fatty acids

Written Q&A to EU Commission – Joint answer on trans fatty acids

In this answer to four written questions by MEPs (click the highlighted numbers to open them), Mr. Borg analyses the state of the art in EU about trans fatty acids. In US the issue is at the top of the FDA agenda. FDA has made a preliminary determination that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), the major … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Joint answer on trans fatty acids