Plant Stanols and Plant Sterols and Blood LDL-Cholesterol - Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Dietetic Products Nutrition and Allergies on a request from the European Commission and a similar request from France in relation to the authorization procedure for health claims on plant stanols and plant sterols and lowering/reducing blood LDL-cholesterol pursuant to Article 14 of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 [1]

Plant stanols, plant sterols, phytosterols, coronary heart disease, LDL cholesterol, novel food ingredient(s)
First published in the EFSA Journal
31 July 2009
Adopted
30 June 2009
Type
Scientific Opinion

Abstract

No abstract available

Panel members at the time of adoption

Jean-Louis Bresson, Albert Flynn, Marina Heinonen, Karin Hulshof, Hannu Korhonen, Pagona Lagiou, Martinus Løvik, Rosangela Marchelli, Ambroise Martin, Bevan Moseley, Hildegard Przyrembel, Seppo Salminen, Sean (J.J.) Strain, Stephan Strobel, Inge Tetens, Henk van den Berg, Hendrik van Loveren and Hans Verhagen.
Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies
doi
10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1175