Foodstuffs for particular nutritional use

Foods for particular nutritional uses include

  • infant formulae and follow on formulae
  • processed cereal-based foods and baby foods
  • dietary foods for special medical purposes
  • total diet replacement for weight management

Specific provisions have been laid down for these groups of foodstuffs, and these are described in more detail here for each group. In addition to product-specific regulations, foodstuffs as well as the food business operators responsible for them shall meet also the other requirements of the food legislation, such as:

Page last updated 8/23/2019