ON 21 DECEMBER 2022 REGULATION (EU) 2022/2340 OF 30 NOVEMBER ENTERS INTO FORCE AND INTRODUCES RESTRICTIONS ON GREEN TEA EXTRACTS CONTAINING (-)- epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG).
This Regulation amends Annex III to Regulation (EC) 1925/2006 in part B by adding Green Tea extracts containing EGCG among the restricted substances.
Specifically, it indicates the following conditions of use and additional requirements:
- Daily dose of EGCG should not exceed 800 mg
- Mandatory warnings must be included on the label
Extracts containing EGCG have also been added to part C among the substances under surveillance.
YOU CAN READ THE COMPLETE REGULATION AT THIS LINK
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In compliance with the new legislation it is in fact essential to check the EGCG title to ensure that it does not exceed the limit imposed by the regulation and define the amount present in each daily portion.
Among the services offered by our labs you can also find the TITRATION of nutritional ingredients that characterize the food, including the analysis of polyphenols, flavonoids, catechins and in particular the EGCG.
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