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October 11, 2018

EU Regulation n. 2018/1259 - Food flavor: allowed the place on the market of foods containing the (vegetable) concentrate grilled flavor, if the products were placed on the market or were labeled before 22/04/2020

The European Commission, pending the conclusion of the authorization procedure for the use of the concentrated aroma of grilled (vegetable) flavor, has allowed the marketing, up to the minimum storage term or the expiration date, of the foods containing the aroma in question, provided they are legally placed on the market or labeled before 22 April 2020.

IN DEPTH
The European Commission, with the EU Regulation of 20 September 2018 n. 1259 (Official Gazette of 21/09/2018 No. L 238), has provided that foods containing the concentrated aroma of grilled (vegetable) flavor, belonging to the category other flavorings, legally placed on the market or labeled before 22 April 2020 , may be marketed until the minimum storage term or on the expiry date.

The above pending verification of the outcome of the procedure of the authorization procedure.