Food industry experts and academics are to convene next week to
debate the conflicts between modern food provisions and healthy
living, and how these could be considered in devising food
The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA) GMO panel has no safety concerns after reviewing data from French scientists suggesting toxicity concerns in rats fed the MON863 variety of GM maize from Monsanto.
BASF is standing by the safety of its Amflora genetically optimised
starch potato as the EU Council of Ministers postpones its decision
on commercial optimisation, and urges swifter adoption of new
technologies for the bloc.
Fonterra, New Zealand's largest food group has pledged to step up
its commitment to tackling climate change amidst new findings from
the country suggesting businesses could profit from greater
A proposal by the European Commission to ease novel foods
regulation for foods with a safe history in other parts of the
world is eagerly anticipated by industry experts, who believe it
will have a positive effect on EU trade and...
Raisio is to cease production of margarine at its plant in Istra,
Russia from September, when it will transfer the operation to a
subcontractor in an effort to reduce over-capacity and boost
Food makers can use spices and seasonings to differentiate their
products, attract new consumers and add a health halo to their
brands, according to a new report, which examines the spices
expected to make an impact in the years to...
European trade associations for health products and food
supplements have announced that the EU-wide industry list of
hundreds of Article 13 health claims for authorisation should be
finished by the end July.