Foodwatch launches campaign against undeclared use of gelatine in fruit juice
10th October 2016
Juice manufacturers that use gelatine as a processing aid without declaring it on-pack may not be breaking EU law but are deceiving consumers, says campaign group Foodwatch.
BEUC: ‘EU food supplements market is only partially regulated’
5th October 2016
Europeans rely ‘more and more’ on food supplements but are being let down by a ‘patchy regulatory network’ governing a market awash with dodgy products and claims, the EU’s premier consumer rights group has found in a sector report.
‘May contain’ labels to be reassessed
5th October 2016
‘May contain’ precautionary labelling of foods for the accidental presence of allergens could become far more useful for those suffering allergies, as scientists develop a “risk management toolbox” for industry, covering threshold dose allergen action levels for specific allergens.
Greece and Finland to trial country of origin labelling for dairy
4th October 2016
Greece and Finland are the latest countries to request a trial period for country of origin labelling on milk and dairy products.
Black amaranth muesli from Bolivia to showcase FAO's 'mountain food' logo
3rd October 2016
The UN's Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) and Slow Food have created a logo for mountain foods to ensure producers receive a fair compensation, help consumers make informed choices and protect endangered products.
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