Although it would be nearly impossible to sustain a viable enterprise by collecting the beans from civet faeces in the wild, some of the farms advertise their beans as "wild-sourced".
claims | 17 October 2013
The European Food Safety Authority has received the mandate to provide scientific advice on the vast number of health claims being submitted by the food industry for authorization.
claims | 16 August 2012
An EAS workshop held on May 17 in Singapore discussed on the health claims regulation in Asia and the European Union to help functional food and health supplement companies build optimum market strategies.
claims | 22 May 2012
A report states that fruit and vegetable ingredients offer manufacturers opportunities to market nutritious products without the need to use health claims.
claims | 14 December 2011
Food supplement trade association EHPM has urged the European Commission (EC) not to automatically consider claims that have received negative opinions from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) as rejected.
claims | 01 November 2011
As consumer demand for pre/probiotics grows, several Asian countries are drafting legislations to regulate the associated health claims for public health and safety.
claims | 01 September 2011
The year 2012 will see advertising messages across the functional food market moving in a new direction as the European Commission begins to finalise its draft article 13.1 "Union List" of permitted health claims, an industry adviser has said. Wit…
claims | 26 July 2011
New products are helping consumers to control their portions or stay full longer.
claims | 01 July 2011
Food companies will need to become highly effective at developing new approaches to communication if the EU authorities adopt the European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA) opinions as they stand, said food policy consultancy EAS. Following EFSA's pu…
claims | 19 May 2011
Beneo said all Article 13.1 claims for Isomalt and Palatinose (isomaltulose) have been positively evaluated by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). The claims relate to two areas in which the choice of food can make a difference: the maintenan…
claims | 01 May 2011