PureCircle plans to bring glucosylated stevia to Europe with EFSA request
20th April 2017
PureCircle has requested a safety opinion from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) for glucosylated stevia as it hopes to bring the enzymatically modified sweetener to the European market in 2018.
Food quality, not quantity matters to label lovers
19th April 2017
People who pay attention to nutrition labels are more concerned with the quality of the food they eat, choosing to eat more fruits, vegetables and beans, and shunning potatoes and refined grains.
Free-range egg producers in animal welfare row
19th April 2017
British animal welfare body the RSPCA has introduced new requirements for all free-range poultry farmers, sparking a row over ethical standards.
ANSES: We can’t challenge EFSA’s opinion on titanium dioxide (yet) but industry should find replacements
13th April 2017
French food safety agency ANSES has said while it cannot challenge EFSA’s greenlight for titanium dioxide at the current time, it is nonetheless advising industry to replace the white food colouring with suitable alternatives.
Italy proposes €18,000 fine for firms failing to indicate Italian origin
10th April 2017
New legislation could require manufacturers to give detailed origin labelling for all pre-packaged food on Italian shelves or face heavy fines – but does the move undermine EU law and would it be effective?
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