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Innovation in probiotics

We are happy to invite you to our next webinar! Innovation in probiotics by our expert Dr. Iris Hardewig Date: 15th of November 2018 Time: 3:00pm (CET) – 30 min talk and 15 min Q&A Probiotics no longer target just the immune system and/or gut health. Recent research shows that probiotics and prebiotics as well [...]

Innovation in probiotics2018-11-06T14:12:34+00:00

The Netherlands sets new national maximum levels for vitamin B6 in Food Supplements

There has been plenty of discussions around maximum levels of vitamins and minerals allowed in food supplements in Europe. The Directive 2002/46/EC on food supplements envisages the setting of maximum and minimum amounts of vitamins and minerals in supplements however the Commission has not yet taken any action. Hence, national bodies have taken matters [...]

The Netherlands sets new national maximum levels for vitamin B6 in Food Supplements2018-10-08T17:51:26+00:00

UK reclassifies certain glucosamine products as medicines

Earlier this month, the UK’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) reclassified certain glucosamine products as medicines. According to the MHRA statement, products containing doses equal to or greater than 1178 mg per day of base glucosamine (equivalent to 1500 mg glucosamine sulphate) can no longer be classified as food supplements and are [...]

UK reclassifies certain glucosamine products as medicines2018-10-08T17:42:38+00:00

Glucosamine, vitamine B6 in Food Supplements and Mitte®

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month’s issue to regulatory news about the UK reclassification of glucosamine products and new maximum levels of vitamin B6 in Food Supplements in The Netherlands. A special space for Innovation will now have a dedicated section on our newsletter. In this issue, [...]

Glucosamine, vitamine B6 in Food Supplements and Mitte®2018-09-26T18:23:58+00:00

“Nutri-Score” labelling now in force in Belgium

Following last year's French Decree backing the voluntary adoption of “Nutri-Score”, now it is time for Belgium to follow the same footsteps. A nutrition declaration is already mandatory in the EU in prepacked foods or products containing nutritional and/or health claims. This nutrition labelling comprises detailed information on the energy value, the amounts of [...]

“Nutri-Score” labelling now in force in Belgium2018-09-20T15:34:04+00:00

Building Scientific Evidence to Support Nutrition & Health Claims

We are happy to invite you to our next webinar! Building Scientific Evidence to Support Nutrition & Health Claims by our expert Dr. Heike Stier Date: 27st of September 2018 Time: 3:00pm (GMT+2) – 30 min talk and 15 min Q&A In our next webinar we provide an overview of the current situation of the [...]

Building Scientific Evidence to Support Nutrition & Health Claims2018-09-06T15:25:02+00:00

Cannabis – an EU market soon to expand?

Cannabis sativa L. is a plant with multiple faces. Industrial hemp was bred to contain very little tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Under the premise that the THC content does not exceed 0.2 % of the plant and without prejudice to other national regulations, the plant and their parts are accepted food sources in the EU (Novel Food [...]

Cannabis – an EU market soon to expand?2018-08-14T09:41:42+00:00