Ms Fatma Sevde Tan

Fatma Sevde Tan


Product Regulation & Liability

New energy drinks communique prohibits sale of energy drinks to under 18s
Turkey | 10 August 2017

The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock recently published the Food Codex Energy Drinks Communique 2017/4 in the Official Gazette. The communique introduces significant amendments to the market supply, advertising, labelling and sale of energy drinks, the most important of which prohibits the sale of energy drinks to individuals under the age of 18. Business operators must comply with the new communique no later than December 31 2017.