Cannabidiol (‘CBD’) has burst onto the world stage in recent years, and the EU is no exception, with shops selling CBD products opening up in various countries across Europe. While CBD can be incorporated into cosmetics and used for medical uses, it is quickly gaining traction in the food and drink market, with CBD found
Edible insect legislation
Traditional sources of protein are sometimes controversial for a number of reasons; therefore, in recent years insects have been touted as a potential replacement to meat products. The human consumption of crickets and other insects was last clarified in late 2015, when the European rules on novel foods were updated. In the…
Where does laboratory produced meat fit in the regulatory frameworks of the US and the European Union?
Meat produced in a laboratory is close to coming to market, raising questions about the regulatory hurdles the US and EU may put in place
Published 11 Dec 2018 at EU Food Law
On 16th November 2018, …