European legislation / food colourings / New European legislation (application: July 22, 2010).
-Purpose of the legislation: Food colourings.
Edible products using the food colours below should mention on the labelling the following statement: "may have adverse effects on activity and attention in children"
-Food colours concerned:
These food colourings are called “azoic colours”.
Position of Florensuc regarding the new legislation:
Florensuc has chosen to replace most of these azoic colours with azo-free colours. When this substitution appeared difficult, products were maintained with on the label, the new mandatory mention.–
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