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)

Food recalls in EU – Week 47/2015

This week on the EU RASFF (Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed) we can find the following notifications: 1. Alerts followed by a recall from consumers: Allergens: undeclared milk ingredient (>67.5; 32 mg/kg - ppm) in organic chocolate flavoured soy drink from France, following company's own check. Notified by France, distributed also to Luxembourg, Portugal … Continue reading Food recalls in EU – Week 47/2015