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Europe: Vitamin E intake recommendations should reflect other factors, says DSM

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has concluded that the current Recommended Daily Amount (RDA) of vitamin E should be replaced by a newly...

Asia Pacific: FSANZ emphasizes on allergen labeling compliance

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) reminds all businesses, including importers, about the need to meet mandatory allergen labeling requirements. FSANZ CEO Steve McCutcheon said...

Europe: Organic food could be cheaper, finds report

External costs of conventionally produced food amount to US$700 billion for environmental degradation and to US$900 billion for social costs, according to a FAO...

Asia Pacific: Addivant receives Chinese regulatory approval for antioxidant

Addivant's nonylphenol-free stabilizer, Weson 705, has received broad food contact approval for use in packaging materials from the National Health and Family Planning Commission...

Americas: Ganeden’s ingredient Non-GMO Project verified

Ganeden's GanedenBC30 has received the Non-GMO Project Verification, on top of being certified kosher, halal, gluten free, and is completely allergen free. It was...

Europe: Coordinate to remain competitive, 3M Food Safety says

Food businesses and markets in Europe continued to experience disjointed supply chains and the use of different technologies last year. As in the past,...

World: Probiotic ingredient obtains regulatory approvals in 60 countries with hard work and patience,...

Ganeden Biotech’s patented probiotic ingredient GanedenBC30 has obtained regulatory approvals in more than sixty countries throughout Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South America and...

Americas: Manage ocean’s resources to ensure food security, says FAO

A better management of the world's ocean resources is crucial to ensuring food global security, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Director-General...

Europe: EC investigates regulatory compliance in Cargill’s acquisition of ADM

The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether the proposed acquisition of the industrial chocolate business of Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)...

Americas: Brazil releases new rules on working on biodiversity research by industries

Brazil has adopted a new legal framework for biodiversity-based research, development and commercialization, says Union for Ethical BioTrade. The new rules involve a fundamental shift...

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