Authority & Legal

Home Authority & Legal

Europe: FSA publishes guide for meat processors

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has published a revised and improved version of its Meat Industry Guidance, following a review by the FSA and...

Americas: US partners get US$5.8M funding to grow potatoes in Asia

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded Michigan State University (MSU) a US$5.8 million cooperative agreement to improve potato production in Bangladesh...

Americas: New water-based additive optimized for food contact packaging

Emerald Specialties Group has launched Masil Ultra SL1000, a water-based, zero-volatile organic compound additive designed to improve slip and mar resistance in waterborne coatings...

Asia Pacific: Ingredion’s resistant starch obtains health claim in Australia

Ingredion has obtained a General Level Digestive Health Claim for Hi-Maize resistant starch from Food Standards Australia New Zealand, a statutory agency which is...

Europe: Corbion receives patent for vinegar powder

Corbion has been granted a European patent for its vinegar powder that covers a composition and process for producing the powdered vinegar, and...

Europe: Celanese sues 3 companies over patent infringement

Celanese Corporation has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Europe against three Chinese manufacturers of high-potency sweeteners, specifically Acesulfame Potassium (Ace-K). The complaints allege that...

Americas: Build infrastructure, transfer knowledge for food safety, 3M

Each day, food safety issues gain more relevance and importance throughout Latin American countries. Meanwhile, global markets and international trade bodies are pushing standards and...

Americas: Interroll’s drum motor receives USDA equipment certification for food processing

Interroll says its asynchronous drum motor (models 113i, 138i, 165i and 217i) has recently gained approval from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) for...

Americas: Latin America, the Caribbean have advanced 92% towards World Food Summit goal

Latin America and the Caribbean have achieved 92% progress toward the World Food Summit goal of halving the total number of people suffering hunger...

Americas: DSM lauded for halal excellence

The Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America has named DSM the Company of the Year, recognizing the company's halal compliance, implementation and program...
- Advertisement -

EDITOR PICKS