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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...

Europe: HACCP, equipment and plant design ensure safe, quality rice production, says Bühler

Besides the need for greater capacity, efficiency and profitability, rice processors are mindful of food safety in their operations. Bühler’s Food Safety Initiative team shares...

Europe: Study finds proprietary Perilla frutescens leaf extract to improve gastrointestinal discomfort

Vital Solutions, in collaboration with Amino Up Chemical, has announced the publication of a human study using their dietary supplement ingredient, Benegut, a proprietary...

Asia Pacific: European milk popular among Asians and Africans, SIG Combibloc tells FNI

Asia’s rising population and consumers’ quest for safe milk and dairy products are propelling the growth of milk exports from Europe. This also leads to...

Europe: Study finds it possible to create bioplastics from waste product lignin

It is feasible to extract organic chemicals from lignin for the manufacture of bioplastics, according to a research led by Biome Bioplastics. The results stem...

Asia Pacific: Oats prefered over other carbohydrate sources by most food manufacturers, DSM tells...

DSM will participate for the first time at FoodPro, in Melbourne, Australia from June 22 to 25, 2014. With an aim to grow its presence...

Americas: MBI, DSM to exchange microorganisms for research, food security

Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) and DSM Food Specialties (DSM) have signed a collaborative agreement involving early stage research of several biological active ingredients. MBI is...

Asia Pacific: Email alert system helps to manage changes to equipment pooling transactions effectively,...

CHEP Australia, provider of pallet and container pooling services, has launched an email alert designed to notify a CHEP user when a correction/reversal has...

Did you know what causes garlic breath?

Garlic is good for your body, great for your taste buds, but terrible for your breath. Researchers have found that that four compounds in chopped...

Europe: Rice processors can determine quality levels with new system, Bühler Group tells FNI

The Bühler Group has on May 1, 2014 launched SORTEX S UltraVision for rice processors to define their desired quality level for rice, even...

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