EFSA panel adopts energy conversion factor for sweetener D-tagatose – consultant calls for guidance

EFSA panel adopts energy conversion factor for sweetener D-tagatose – consultant calls for guidance

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has adopted a draft opinion on the energy conversion factor for ‘functional sweetener’ D-tagatose, meaning its calorie count can be listed on product labels.


Source: EFSA panel adopts energy conversion factor for sweetener D-tagatose – consultant calls for guidance

In-house sustainability and third party certification: Do they complement or cannibalise each other?

In-house sustainability and third party certification: Do they complement or cannibalise each other?

From Fairtrade to UTZ, Rainforest Alliance to RSPO, the number of third party certification schemes is on the rise. But alongside this proliferation of consumer–facing logos is the growing numbers of companies developing their own sustainable sourcing programmes. Can the two go hand in hand?


Source: In-house sustainability and third party certification: Do they complement or cannibalise each other?