Biosensor technology detects horse-contaminated beef in one hour
12th September 2017
A newly developed electrical biosensor is able to detect horsemeat adulterated with beef meat within one hour, raising possibilities of a simple, rapid and specific test to identify meat contamination.
Commission urges UK to recognise geographical indications post-Brexit
12th September 2017
The European Commission has called on the UK to guarantee the protected status of food products that have been registered with the EU’s geographical indications (GIs) after Brexit.
Brexit talks must reduce risk of goods in ‘legal limbo’ say BRC
22nd August 2017
The British Retail Consortium, who stress the need to remove the risk of goods left in “legal limbo”, has welcomed the UK government’s approach to exported foods to the EU at the point of exit.
FSA lays out plans for regulatory change
21st July 2017
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has set out plans for a fundamental transformation in the way the UK food and drink industry is policed.
Nestlé and Unilever lead call for EU nutrient profiles
8th June 2017
Some of the world’s largest food firms – including Nestlé, The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and Unilever – have called on the EU to create nutrient profiles for nutrition and health claims as a matter of urgency.
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