Authorities' View on Enforcement (Belgium Model): Specific Legislation in Belgium and the Latest Modification (with Focus on Botanical Ingredients); Notification Process (FoodSup); ln-market Controls of Food Supplements by Food Control Agency
In addition to European regulations, food supplements in Belgium must follow three national legislations (nutrients, plants and other substances) that have been recently amended. They will be presented and a special focus will be made on the work of the Advisory Commission for Plant Preparations. A notification is mandatory for all food supplements put on the Belgian market: it is possible to introduce files by a computer platform named FoodSup that makes the notification easier. A last point will present the market surveillance in Belgium.