Update on nutrition and health claims published

An update regarding the European Commission’s Working Group meeting on nutrition and health claims was issued on 17 January 2013.


Update on the working group meeting on nutrition and health claims

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The commission working group meeting covered agenda items including:

  • article 13 health claims: discussion on a draft annex to a regulation authorising article 13 health claims on hold
  • generic descriptors: exchange of views on a working document on elements to take into account when establishing rules for derogation in accordance with article 1(4) of regulation 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods

Letters that have previously been circulated to interested parties in the area of nutrition and health claims legislation are available at the following links:

Published 23 January 2013