By admin|2022-03-01T08:06:20+00:00March 1st, 2022|
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has just released its final scientific opinion on the Tolerable Upper Intake Level for dietary sugars. Click here to read our Press Statement.
By admin|2021-07-22T12:42:18+00:00July 22nd, 2021|
Today, EFSA published its draft scientific opinion on the Tolerable Upper Intake Level for dietary sugars, which will now undergo a 2-month long public consultation. Please see CEFS' statement here.
By admin|2021-03-02T08:04:48+00:00March 2nd, 2021|
Sugar has been at the centre of heated debates about its impact on our health, and as such it is often targeted by EU policy initiatives. If not properly framed, these initiatives will not deliver meaningful solutions to health issues. So, what is sugar and what is its role in a balanced diet? Sugar means [...]
By admin|2020-07-01T07:29:07+00:00July 1st, 2020|
On the start of the German Presidency of the European Council, CEFS publishes the EU sugar manufacturers' contribution to the Farm to Fork and Biodiversity Strategies. Click below to understand how EU Sugar Manufacturers wish to continue on their journey towards further sustainability and competitiveness. CEFS will be a partner in discussions to contribute to constructive and [...]
By admin|2020-02-21T12:08:48+00:00February 6th, 2020|
In January 2019, the EAT-Lancet Commission issued a report entitled “Food in the Anthropocene: the EAT–Lancet Commission on healthy diets from sustainable food systems”. This report makes a number of assertions that require clarification. CEFS addresses them in a document. Please click here to view.
By admin|2019-01-17T19:38:08+00:00January 17th, 2019|
CEFS, the European association of sugar manufacturers, shares the concerns over obesity and non-communicable diseases and strives to ensure that recommendations are based on scientific evidence. This is the way to ensure that efficient solutions will be found to tackle the multifactorial obesity problem. Preventing obesity (and diet-related non-communicable diseases) requires managing calorie intake coming [...]