This article was published on Food Navigator on the 6th of August.

What does the EC’s fitness and performance check on Nutrition and Health Claims regulation suggest?

On 20 May 2020, the European Commission completed the REFIT [1] Evaluation of the Regulation (EC) n°1924/2006 on Nutrition and Health claims (the NHCR). Even though the

Published at FoodNavigator 7 November 2019

By Katia Merten-Lentz with the support of Manon Ombredane

How have the current EU regulations and health and nutrition claims evolved and where are they likely to go?

Fifteen years ago, products on sale in the European market could bear nutrition claims such as “90% fat free”,