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The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.
This information is:
Of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity;
Not necessarily comprehensive or complete;
Sometimes linked to external sites. However, this does not imply that EUFIC endorses these sites or that it assumes responsibility for these sites;
Not professional or legal advice (if you need specific advice, you should always consult a suitably qualified professional).
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This principle is not applicable to this site
EUFIC is a non-profit organisation with a broad funding model. Contributions come from food and drinks companies, the European Commission, foundations, umbrella organisations, and from sales of publications. About 2/3 of our funding comes from private sources and 1/3 from public sources.
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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.
The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.
However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.
Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.
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