The European Food Safety Authority - EFSA - has published its first series of opinions on the list of ‘general function’ health claims compiled by Member States and the European Commission. Experts on EFSA’s Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) evaluated the scientific evidence for more than 500 claims. The opinions will help inform future decisions of the European Commission and Member States concerning the authorisation of health claims.

The web page link is given here(paste to yur browser)

Also attached below are the updated FAQs on Health Claims

References is made to Article 13 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006. Here is the OJ L reference.

Corrigendum to Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 December 2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods ( OJ L 404, 30.12.2006 )

A brief summary of Article 13 is also attached below.