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3Hour Virtual Seminar on Regulatory Compliance for Food Supplements in the EU

9/24/2013 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Overview: A growing public demand for Food Supplements has resulted in a flurry of companies creating and marketing supplements in the EU. With the regulatory authorities taking a strong stance on enforcement of regulatory policies and procedures, it is important for companies to verify that their products comply with the latest regulations and provisions if they plan to market Food Supplements in the EU.

This 3 hour webinar will review the directives, regulations and authoritative bodies that impact Food Supplements in the EU and will discuss how to verify that products are compliant with published regulations. Validity of Food Supplement ingredients will be discussed along with novel foods, medicinal foods and other borderline products. We will cover detailed requirements for registration, labeling and acceptable marketing claims and touch on subtle differences within EU member states.

Areas Covered In the Session:

Organizations and Regulatory Structure

EU Regulatory Structure

Industry & Regulatory Groups

Supplement Regulation

Early History

Food Supplement Directive

Premarket Registration/Notification Requirements

Manufacturing Considerations

Quality requirements

Member State Application

Differences within Member States

Supplement Ingredients

Ingredient Criteria

Ingredient safety


Labeling Considerations

Display Panels & Layout

Labeling Claims

Health claims

Disease Claims

Reduction of Disease Risk Claims

Nutrition Claims

Notification requirements

Advertising Considerations


Claim Substantiation

Borderline Products

Medicinal Foods

Herbal Products

Who will benefit:

Executives/Managers within Dietary/Food Supplement companies

Regulatory Compliance Professionals in the Supplements area

Quality Assurance or Quality Control Professionals

Dietary/Food Supplement Manufacturers & Distributors

Sales/Marketing Personnel in the Supplement Industry

Mr. Russell is the Director of Regulatory Affairs and Business Development for RJR Consulting Inc, a leading global regulatory consulting firm servicing the Life Science and Consumer Products industries.

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