Plant-based foods fit perfectly in a healthy balanced diet, they tend to have a low saturated fat content, while they contain unsaturated fat. Replacing saturated fat with unsaturated fat in the diet has been shown to lower blood cholesterol. High blood cholesterol is a risk factor in coronary heart disease.

Thanks to their 100% plant origin, plant-based drinks and dairy alternatives are naturally lactose-free.

Plant-based foods are relevant in a healthy balanced diet. For consumers who are looking for a nutritious alternative to animal proteins, plant-protein foods are a great option.

UK’s COT confirms safety of plant-based drinks’ consumption in young children

The European Plant-based Foods Association (ENSA) welcomes the publication of the “Overarching statement on consumption of plant-based drinks in children aged 6 months to 5 years of age” by the UK’s Committee on toxicity of chemicals in…

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Multi-stakeholder letter: Stop Amendment 171

The members of ENSA, the European Plant-based Foods Association, are among the 94 organisations calling on the Commission and Member States to oppose unnecessary restrictions on plant-based alternatives to dairy products. To access the…

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ENSA Position on the Revision of the EU Food Information to Consumers Regulation

ENSA Position on the Revision of the EU Food Information to Consumers Regulation ENSA welcomes the intention of the European Commission to revise Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011 on the provision of food information to consumers (FIC…

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