Food Supplements Directive Annex II amended

The following substances have been added to Annex II of the Food Supplements Directive 2002/46/EC as per Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/1203 of 5 July 2017:

  • Organic silicon (monomethylsilanetriol)
  • Calcium phosphoryl oligosaccharides

Food Supplements Directive 2002/46/EC concerns food supplements which are marketed in dose form, including in the form of capsules, tablets or sachets. Food supplements may only contain the vitamins and mineral salts laid down in Annex I of the Directive, and the vitamin and mineral formulations listed in Annex II, singly or in combination.

Chemtrac, 25 July 2017 ; https://www.chemtracglobal.com/news