• Lisa Logan

EU: steviol glycosides (E960) amendments


This EU Regulation amends Regulation No. 1333/2008 on the use of food additives and authorises E960 as a sweetener in certain energy-reduced confectionery products in category 05.2 as follows:

‘Other confectionery including breath freshening microsweets’:

hard confectionery (candies and lollies), soft confectionery (chewing candies, fruit gums, foam sugar products/marshmallows), liquorice, nougat and marzipan (max. 350 mg/kg);

strongly flavoured freshening throat pastilles (at maximum level of 670 mg/kg) and breath-freshening micro-sweets (max. 2000 mg/kg).

http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32017R0335&from=EN

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