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Europe: Beneo releases clean label rice starch

Beneo launches Remypure, the company’s first high performance rice starch that qualifies for natural and clean label status worldwide. The ingredient has reportedly high stability...

Americas: Prunes are found to be healthy for bones

More researchers are interested in the potential of prunes to restore bone and prevent bone loss in animal models of osteoporosis, states the International...

Americas: Mushrooms add flavor, boosts nutrition in meat, finds study

A new study from the Culinary Institute of America and University of California-Davis, published in the Journal of Food Science, explored the flavor-enhancing properties...

Americas: More buying organic produce, finds report

Over half of all households in the US now purchase organic produce, as the sale of organic bananas alone – now a US$165 million...

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...

Europe: Arjuna Launches Indian Gooseberry Ingredient

Arjuna Natural Extracts will launch Trilow, its Indian gooseberry (Phyllanthus emblica; amla) ingredient at Hi Europe in Frankfurt, Germany, November 29 to December 1. It...

Asia Pacific: First-time show exhibitor hopeful at Vitafoods Asia

Exhibiting for the first time out of Taiwan at Vitafoods Asia 2016, Aquavan Technology aims to leverage the show to explore the markets in...

Americas: Whole grains found to increase metabolism, calorie loss

A new study suggests that substituting whole grains for refined grains in the diet increases calorie loss by reducing calories retained during digestion and...

Europe: Drinking a Montmorency cherry concentrate found to lower uric acid levels in the...

Drinking Montmorency cherry concentrate significantly helps to reduce the effects of gout, according to new research. Northumbria University researchers, publishing their findings in The Journal...

Americas: Consumers would pay 50% more for natural products, find survey

Consumers are happy to pay a premium of nearly 50% for food and drink formulated with natural ingredients, according to a new survey commissioned...

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