Food information to consumers and nutrition and health claims on goods are regulated at EU level.

CEFS supports initiatives that promote and facilitate consumers' choices based on clear, informative, science-based, and non-misleading labelling of food products.

CEFS follows the discussions around:

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    Country-of-origin labelling (COOL)
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    Front-of-pack nutrition labelling (FOPNL)

CEFS follows the discussions around:

  • 1
    Country-of-origin labelling (COOL)
  • 2

    Front-of-pack nutrition labelling (FOPNL)

  • 1

    Country-of-origin labelling (COOL)

Providing origin information on sugar would require unfeasible adjustments to production practices for sugar producers.

  • 1

    Country-of-origin labelling (COOL)

Providing origin information on sugar would require unfeasible adjustments to production practices for sugar producers.

  • 2
    Front-of-pack nutrition labelling (FOPNL)

Given the importance of energy intake in weight gain, the consumer should be able to readily view the energy content of the product next to any FOPNL scheme.

  • 2
    Front-of-pack nutrition labelling (FOPNL)

Given the importance of energy intake in weight gain, the consumer should be able to readily view the energy content of the product next to any FOPNL scheme.