Audit confirms quality of EU protected origin products
2nd February 2017
Consumers are guaranteed a reasonable level of assurance regarding the quality of protected origin products, such as Parmesan cheese, according to a recent report by the European Commission.
ENVI politicians back stricter rules on marketing junk food to children
1st February 2017
Europe's food safety and health politicians have voted in favour to further restrict marketing unhealthy food to children on TV and video platforms in a committee vote.
Exploring the legal status of edible insects around the world
1st February 2017
Entomophagy is a new phenomenon in the West, and as a result it is rarely regulated. This leads to public institutions like food agencies, customs and health departments often finding themselves helpless in the face of new product development based on processed insects.
EFSA updates health claim guidance for first time since 2011
31st January 2017
Europe’s central food science agency has issued fresh guidance on health claims including a ‘standardised format’ and clarification of data requirements.
Exercise labels are more effective than standard nutrition info for healthy eating, say researchers
30th January 2017
'Exericise labels' that say how much physical activity is needed to burn off the calories in food are significantly more effective in encouraging healthy eating than standard nutrition information, according to a new study.
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