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The number of nutrition industry professionals who find the EU regulatory framework unhelpful has risen sharply over the past year, research shows. Experts believe dissatisfaction has risen because of the EU’s tough stance on health claims and the continuing regulatory deadlock on botanicals.
The new regulations on novel foods, defined as anything without a significant history of consumption in the European Union before May 15, 1997, came into force on January 1, 2018, signalling the start of a new system operated by the European Commission.