Dr David Jukes, The University of Reading, UK

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Food Law News - UK - 2014

Department of Health Interested Parties Letter, 21 July 2014

NUTRITION/PARNUTS - Changes to the nutrition legislation team / Information on food law topics

The interested parties letter provided details of some staff changes within the Department which are not relevant for this site. However, the e-mail also contained a useful attachement setting out the various legal requirements for foods under the responsibililty of the Department of Health. These include food supplements, fortified foods, food for particular nutritional uses “parnuts” foods (i.e. infant formula, follow-on formula, medical foods, baby foods, slimming foods and gluten-free foods), and foods making health claims or nutrition claims.

A copy of the document is available on this site. See: Department of Health - Food Law Guidance

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