July 8, 2014
Whitehouse Consultancy Chairman, Chris Whitehouse, uses his column in Natural Products News to predict a big fight ahead to defend consumer access to safe and popular higher potency food supplements.
By the time this article is published an entirely new European Parliament will have met for the very first time. These are the men and women who, for the next five years, will have an enormous influence on the development of laws that affect everyday life throughout the 28 EU Member States.
As with every legislature after an election, a significant proportion of these Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) will be new to their role; indeed, given that the European Parliament tends to attract less mainstream parties and individuals, it is likely that a great number of these new MEPs will be entirely new to elected office. Smooth, experienced, cynical professional politicians they are not and this is precisely why it is […]