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Asia Pacific: BASF exhibits prototypes for health in China

BASF unveiled the prototype of a plant sterol enriched soy milk beverage used for an intervention study funded by the Newtrition Asia Research Grant...

Asia Pacific: Ink for hard-to-mark surfaces

Videojet Technologies launches a black ink designed to deliver excellent adhesion on a wide variety of substrates, including high density polyethylene and polyvinyl chloride. The...

Asia Pacific: BASF relocates Singapore lab for water solutions

Singapore aims to meet up to 30% of its future water needs by 2060 with desalination: removing salt from the abundant seawater that surrounds...

Asia Pacific: Selected drinks to don healthier labels, says Coca-Cola Singapore

Coca-Cola Singapore is adopting the Healthier Choice Symbol labelling and donning the Healthier Choice logo on lower- and no-sugar products in its beverage portfolio. Products...

Asia Pacific: Sidel designs bottles for Yili’s yogurt drinks

Months of close collaboration between the Sidel packaging team and China's Yili Liquid Milk Division has seen the creation of a polyethylene terephthalate or...

Asia Pacific: Thailand to hold food service, retail show in May

Bangkok will hold Thaifex-World of Food Asia 2017 from May 31 to June 4 with an expected 45,000 visitors. The show will feature 15 specialized...

Asia Pacific: Creating vanillin in the green way

Researchers has found a new 'greener' way to make vanillin, the primary flavor compound in vanilla, according to a study published in America Chemical...

Europe/Asia: ‘Triple burden’ on nutrition, FAO

Economic growth and rising per capita incomes have all but wiped out hunger in Europe and Central Asia. As countries become more affluent, changing...

Asia Pacific: Rare sugars can help to regulate glucose levels, finds research

Preliminary animal studies have suggested that allulose and other low-calorie, natural rare sugars could help regulate glucose levels. Now, researchers are investigating how they...

Middle East: Israel eyes China with mandarins

Following the substantial harvest growth of mandarin fruit Jaffa Orri, Israel’s Plant Production and Marketing Board identified the China market as the next target...

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