Certificate of compliance

The European Food Information Council (EUFIC)

is in compliance with the HONcode

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16 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Aug 2021

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

07 Mar 2004

Certificate validity:

valid until Aug 2021

Date of last visit:

27 Aug 2020

Content identified by the HONcode team

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.

Meet the EUFIC Team

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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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Privacy policy

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.


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Last Updated : 14 January 2020

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact us

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EUFIC is a non-profit organisation, with funding coming from the European Commission, food and drinks companies, academia, NGO’s, foundations, umbrella organisations, and from sales of publications. In 2020 about 71% of our funding comes from public sources, and 29% from membership.

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Sources of funding have no influence on the editorial content of the website and there are no conflicts of interest.

EUFIC does not accept advertisements on the website.

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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.

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The HONcode's significance

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.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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