Health claims

What are Health Claims?
A health claim is any statement about a relationship between food and health. The Commission authorises different health claims provided they are based on s...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 12:02 PM
What does EFSA say about omega-3 claims?
A health claim can only be used if it is on the European list of approved claims. The following claims have been approved: • ALA contributes to the main...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 12:09 PM
Is the claim about DHA during pregnancy also authorised?
Our Testa algue oil is often taken during pregnancy. The European Food Safety Authority also authorised a healthclaim concerning pregnancy/breastfed infants...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 12:13 PM
What health claims may Testa omega-3 EPA + DHA make?
The Testa Omega-3 capsules contain over 450 mg Omega-3, a lot more than the average algae, fish or krill oil supplements on the market. Therefore, Testa ome...
Wed, 6 Dec, 2017 at 12:19 PM
What are the health claims for children, babies and infants?
• Child claim: Essential fatty acids are required for normal growth and development of children. This claim is laid down in Regulation No. 376/2010. Conditi...
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018 at 1:53 PM