Extra Virgin Olive Oils | High Phenolic
High Phenolic Olive Oils are those Olive Oils that contain a high percentage of phenolic compounds and are directly related to the health benefits of olive oil. According to the EU Health Claim Labeling Regulation (432/2012), the claim may be used only for olive oil which contains at least 5mg of hydroxytyrosol and its derivatives (e.g. oleuropein complex and tyrosol) per 20g of olive oil.
The beneficial effect for the consumers is obtained with a daily intake of 20g of olive oil (2-3tbs).