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Americas: Colorcon’s organic coating receives Non-GMO verification

Colorcon’s Opadry NutraPure, certified organic coating is now Non-genetically modified organism (GMO) project verified. This verification is the latest achievement by the company in its...

Americas: Detect Listeria monocytogenes quickly, accurately, 3M Food Safety tells FNI

3M Food Safety’s 3M Molecular Detection Assay Listeria monocytogenes has been approved by the AOAC Performance Tested Methods (PTM) program. The approval certifies that the test...

Americas: Wasa’s crispbread products certified non-GMO

Seven of Wasa’s crispbread products have passed the independent verification and testing process, allowing them to bear the Non-genetically modified organisms (GMO) Project Verified...

Europe: International standards for the use of antimicrobials in food production needed to avoid...

Significantly fewer resistant extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) bacteria were found in Danish broiler meat in 2013 compared with the year before. However, the occurrence of...

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...

Americas: Food systems need to change to cope with climate change, says FAO

Overcoming climate change is central to achieving a sustainable future for the planet's growing population, and food security must lie at the heart of...

Americas: 3M Food Safety’s product receives approval for detecting Listeria monocytogenes

3M Food Safety's 3M Molecular Detection Assay Listeria monocytogenes has been approved by the AOAC Performance Tested Methods (PTM) program. The approval certifies that the...

Europe: Cambridge Engineered Solutions expands overseas, receives halal certification for products

Cambridge Engineered Solutions says it has added new representatives in five countries to sell and service its metal conveyor belts, filtration and wire cloth...

Asia Pacific: FAO calls for continued vigilance over avian influenza virus in poultry

A recently-emerged strain of avian influenza virus in poultry in Southeast Asia known as A(H5N6) represents a new threat to animal health and livelihoods...

Asia Pacific: ASEAN will create single market in traditional medicine, health sector in 2015,...

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has accomplished 90% harmonisation in the traditional medicine and health supplement sector, and will establish an ASEAN...
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