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Amendment on  use of polyols in confectionery products published by the Commission

Jul 29, 2021

In Part E of Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008, in food category 05.2 ‘Other confectionery including breath refreshening microsweets’, the following entry is inserted after entry for Group IV ‘Polyols’ uthorized with the restriction ‘only for crystallised fruit, energy-reduced or with no added sugar’:

Group IV / Polyols/ quantum satis

Only hard candies and lollies, chewy candies, fruit gums and foam sugar products/marshmallows, liquorice, nougat, marzipan, breath freshening micro-sweets and strongly flavoured freshening throat pastilles, energy-reduced or with no added sugar’

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