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Report of the European Scientific Committee in charge of updating the Nutri-Score: changes to the algorithm for solid foods 

The international Scientific Committee of the Nutri-Score, which was mandated by the Steering Committee to make recommendations for the update of its algorithm, has delivered a first report detailing the recommended changes to the algorithm for the general case (including a specific rule for red meat), fats, nuts and seeds. The report is available at… Lire la suite Report of the European Scientific Committee in charge of updating the Nutri-Score: changes to the algorithm for solid foods 

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Five recent scientific papers published in peer-reviewed journals concerning Nutri-Score (march-july 2022)

Secondary Outcomes of a Front-of-Pack-Labelling Randomised Controlled Experiment in a Representative British Sample: Understanding, Ranking Speed and PerceptionsPacker J, Russell SJ, Ridout D, Conolly A, Jessop C, Viner RM, Croker H. Nutrients. 2022 May 24;14(11):2188. doi: 10.3390/nu14112188. PMID: 35683988; PMCID: PMC9182518.https://www.mdpi.com/2072-6643/14/11/2188 Abstract Front-of-pack labels (FOPLs) provide simplified nutritional information that aims to inform consumer choice… Lire la suite Five recent scientific papers published in peer-reviewed journals concerning Nutri-Score (march-july 2022)

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A new short video: «Nutri-Score a public health tool based on science».

A new video explains in 2mn45 why and how NutriScore is a true public health tool based on science. In the current context of the European debate about the implementation of a unique and mandatory front-of-pack nutrition label for all European countries, and face of attacks by the various detractors who give their opinion, project… Lire la suite A new short video: «Nutri-Score a public health tool based on science».

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Nutri-Score: science to demystify fake news  

On October 31, 2017 an inter-ministerial decree was signed by the Ministers of Health, Agriculture and Economy and Finance recognizing the Nutri-Score as the official nutritional label recommended by the French authorities to be affixed on the front of pre-packed foodstuff (on a voluntary basis due to the European regulation). The Nutri-Score is a graded,… Lire la suite Nutri-Score: science to demystify fake news  

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A short video to explain the objectives of Nutri-Score and how it works

A new video (2mn30) explains the objectives of the Nutri-Score and provides information on how to use is as well as elements of answers to the arguments of some detractors who often do not know how it works. This video is in French, with subtitled versions in English and Spanish. - French video: https://youtu.be/JhGNmJVjCJU -… Lire la suite A short video to explain the objectives of Nutri-Score and how it works