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Europe: Japan donates to facility on food safety, health standards and trade

The government of Japan has contributed US$49,470 to the Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) for its activities in 2015. STDF aims to help...

Americas: Perstorp’s plasticizer for food contact use

Perstorp has obtained opinion from an international law firm with food contact legislation knowledge that its Pevalen non-phthalate PVC plasticizer can be used in...

Americas: International Paper’s facilities certified by GFSI

International Paper's US facilities in Kenton, Ohio and Visalia, California have achieved food safety certification by exceeding the standards of the benchmarking procedures as...

Americas: Avery Dennison reports progress on going green

Avery Dennison Corporation in its 2014-2016 sustainability report has reported achievements towards its 2025 sustainability goals. They include: • A reduction of location-based absolute carbon dioxide...

Europe: Campden BRI recognised for food authenticity testing

Campden BRI has been included in the general proficiency section of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs UK Centres of Excellence in...

Americas: Lycopene seal to debut in the US

Lycored has developed a lycopene seal and will showcase it at SupplySide West 2016 from Las Vegas, US from October 6-7, 2016. Designed for use...

Asia Pacific: Fonterra milk cans to have QR, traceability codes

Fonterra is using quick response (QR) codes as part of a program to track and trace ingredients and products electronically throughout the organization, from...

Americas: FoodChain ID verifies 35,000th Non-GMO product

FoodChain ID has verified its 35,000th product for the Non-GMO Project’s Product Verification Program. The company says Non-GMO Project Verified is one of the...

Americas: Sensient’s ingredients receive Non-GMO status

Sensient Natural Ingredients has earned Non-GMO Project Verification for its California-grown garlic, onion and parsley. The Non-GMO Project offers North America’s independent verification for products...

Americas: IFST updates information on stevia

The Institute of Food Science & Technology (IFST) has updated its Information Statement on Stevia, which covers EU regulatory changes to mid-2018. It also includes...
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