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WHO calls for age ban on HFSS digital marketing in Europe

By Flora Southey

Children continue to be targeted by HFSS advertising campaigns on social media, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), which is calling on Member States to implement measures that restrict underage ad impressions.

Six events in Q1 2018 involved Listeria monocytogenes. Picture: iStock

News in Brief

Listeria tops INFOSAN cases in Q1 2018

By Joseph James Whitworth

INFOSAN was involved in 16 food safety events involving 106 countries in the first quarter of this year.

Reaction to WHO's World Health Day on the theme of food safety

World Health Day: the reaction

By Joseph James Whitworth

Reaction has continued to flood in to mark World Health Day on the theme of food safety – FoodQualityNews brings you some of it that did not make our special focus edition on April 7.

FQN looks at the headlines so far in 2014

Food safety and quality control news you may have missed

Review of recalls, research, outbreaks and industry

By Joseph James Whitworth

As we enter the final few months of 2014, FoodQualityNews takes a look back at what has hit the headlines this year.


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