Following the successful presentation at the event “Fi Global Connect – Regions in the Spotlight” by ESSNA Vice-Chair Luca Bucchini, ESSNA Vice-Chair Terence O’Rorke will be representing ESSNA at the next event of FI Global on 17th June at 10:30 CEST to discuss the challenges of inadvertent doping in the sports nutrition industry. 

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The topic of this event is “Health Ingredients in the Spotlight”, focusing on key industry trends in active and and performance nutrition, with a focus on inadvertent doping in sports nutrition. This event aims to address quality, control and regulation over ingredients as well as the fight against adulteration of food which leads to inadvertent doping. Terence O’Rorke will represent ESSNA’s campaign that offers guidance on how to prevent inadvertent doping in sports nutrition, whilst sharing best practices for tackling non-compliance in the sector.

Please follow this link to register. 

Since 2013 ESSNA has been running a campaign to promote sports nutrition compliance across Europe, targeting manufacturers, distributors and retailers involved in the manufacture and marketing of non-compliant products. Consumers and businesses are encouraged to bring any suspicious products that may not meet the guidelines to the attention of ESSNA so we can take action. Products can be notified to ESSNA via a dedicated webpage or our Facebook account. 

ESSNA’s kitemark helps the public identify products belonging to ESSNA members. ESSNA members sign up to its strict Code of Conduct, making a promise to the consumer that all their products comply fully with the European legislation put in place for their protection.