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Americas: Ossid introduces flexible thermo form-fill-seal packaging machine

Ossid, powered by Pro Mach, introduces the 8000S, a thermo form-fill-seal machine for medium to high production environments. This horizontally oriented machine can produce package...

Americas: GLG receives GRAS letter of no objection from US FDA for stevia extracts

The US FDA has issued Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) letter of no objection covering several high-purity stevia extracts by GLG Life Tech Corporation. The...

Americas: Arboris’ plant sterol ingredients certified non-GMO

Arboris says its plant sterol functional food ingredient, Protanica, has received non-genetically modified organism (GMO) verification from the Non-GMO Project, North America’s independent non-GMO...

Americas: Study finds saturated fat intake may cause people with higher genetic obesity risks...

Limiting saturated fat could help people whose genetic make-up increases their chance of being obese. In a new study abstract, researchers from the Jean Mayer...

Americas: Edible films infused with essential oils could keep bread fresh longer, find researchers

A study from American Chemical Society’s Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry reports the development of new edible films containing oils from clove and...

Americas: New technology may help identify safe alternatives to BPA

Numerous studies have linked exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) in plastic, receipt paper, toys and other products with various health problems, from poor growth...

Americas: Omega Protein uses renewable fuel by RDX Technologies, lowers sulfur emissions by 80%

RDX Technologies Corporation and Omega Protein Corporation have partnered together for the latter company to reduce sulfur emissions by 80% and greenhouse gas emissions...

Americas: Bemis receives DuPont Awards for packaging solutions

Bemis Company received two DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation at DuPont’s recognition celebration, held recently in Wilmington, Delaware, US. Bemis was presented a Silver Award...

Health & Wellness: 3 tips to create products that shrink waistlines

The sales of better-for-you (BFY) products by 15 major food and beverage companies in the US drove more than 70% of sales growth from...

Americas: DSM, scientist highlight beneficial effects of vitamin E on fatty liver disease at...

DSM is engaging with leading members of the scientific community, as part of ongoing efforts to further its understanding of the ways in which...

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