Guidance

Update on Nutrition and health claims published

An update regarding the European Commission's Working Group meeting on nutrition and health claims, 3 October 2012, was issued to interested parties on 8 October 2012.

Documents

Nutrition and health claims update October 2012

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Details

Read the update on the Working Group meeting on nutrition and health claims

The Commission working group meeting covered agenda items including:

  • general function (Article 13) health claims ‘on hold’
  • beauty claims
  • draft Commission guidance on interpreting Article 10 of the claims Regulation
  • generic descriptors that could be construed as health claims

Letters that have previously been circulated to interested parties in the area of Nutrition and Health Claims legislation are available at the following links:

Nutrition health claims letters

Nutrition interested parties letters

Published 23 October 2012