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Global rules on advertising food and drinks to children are inconsistent and changing

Many countries have regulations to control children’s exposure to advertising for products with high levels of fat...
Blog 30 November, 2021

Natasha’s law: Get ready for new UK labelling provisions from 1 October 2021

What is Natasha's Law? Following a tragic allergy incident in 2016, the parents of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse lobbied hard...
News 31 August, 2021

What’s on the horizon for meat alternatives?

The meat alternatives category is an innovation hotspot, but the regulatory context is complex, unharmonised and...
Blog 18 August, 2021

De-risking pharmafood development: Regulatory considerations for functional ingredients

Dr Pretima Titoria, Principal Consultant: Scientific & Regulatory Affairs, explains the regulatory challenges of...
Blog 27 July, 2021

New UK pilot scheme for food and beverage environmental impact labelling

The organisation running the initiative is Foundation Earth; a not-for-profit organisation funded by a membership...
Blog 19 July, 2021

Food safety implications of COVID-19

  Food and COVID-19 transmission As worldwide monitoring of SARS-CoV-2 continues to grow, numerous studies have...
Blog 07 June, 2021

EC to review safety of titanium dioxide following EFSA conclusion

Titanium dioxide (TiO2, E171) is a food additive that is commonly used to enhance or brighten white coloured food or...
Blog 21 May, 2021

Get ready for new food and beverage labelling rules in India

On the 17 November 2020, the Food Safety Standard (FSS) Authority of India published the new FSS (Labelling and...
Blog 29 March, 2021

5 steps to get your natural mineral water approved for sale in the EU

Now the UK has left the EU and the single market, the UK is classed as a ‘Third Country’ by the EU. This means that...
Blog 19 March, 2021

Composite food products impacted by new EU rules from 21 April 2021

Many businesses are struggling to prepare for new EU rules relating to the import and export of composite food...
Blog 15 March, 2021