Opinions of Health Claims 

Opinions of Health Claims 

This year, EFSA has published four opinions for the scientific substantiation of article 13(5) health claims. The following applications were evaluated: Beta-Glucans from oats/barley and reduction of blood-glucose rise  Affron and increase in positive...
Opinions of Health Claims 

Latest opinions on health claims

New EFSA opinions were published since October: Although the effect of isomaltulose on “normal energy-yielding metabolism” was confirmed by EFSA, the panel was unable to establish conditions of use. The background is that this effect is not...
Public consultation – Have your say!

Public consultation – Have your say!

In the beginning of 2021, EFSA was asked to provide a scientific opinion on harmonized front-of-pack nutrition labelling and the restriction of nutrition and health claims on food. The presented draft opinion considers three main aspects: 1) nutrients and...