LABELING OF FOOD PRODUCTS, OBLIGATION TABLES NUTRITION FROM 13/12/2016
As of December 13, 2016 the food business operators will be required to enter a "nutrition label" on the packaging or label. As known the 1169/2011 Regulation (of 25/10/2011) amending certain aspects of the labeling rules for foodstuffs. The direct application of the Regulations & egrave; taken as of 13.12.2014, three years after its entry into force, with the exception of the rules on nutrition declaration that will apply only after the 13.12.2016. As of the end of 2016 so the food business operator under whose name or whose name & egrave; marketed the product (or importer), will be required to enter a "nutrition declaration" on the package or on the label.
All pre-packaged food products, with some exceptions, will have to bring a nutritional table with values of energy (kcal or kJ), fat, saturated fatty acids, carbohydrates, sugars, protein and salt, relative to 100 grams of product . p>