Labelling meat and dairy products as 'clone-free' would cost billions: EC report
27th January 2016
Labelling meat and dairy products as ‘clone derived’ or ‘clone-free’ would cost tens of billions to the European livestock industry, says a recently published report - so will the Commission 'set the limits on cloning' as MEPs urged it to do last year?
Unilever capping ice cream calories
25th January 2016
Unilever has confirmed that from spring this year its entire adult single-serve ice cream range will contain 250 calories or fewer in the UK.
(B)utterly in breach? Ireland cracks down on misleading buttery claims
25th January 2016
The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) has issued guidance for industry when using terms such as 'buttery' or 'butterly' following complaints that margarine manufacturers were misleading consumers.
Italian health ministry strengthens legal foundation of charcoal bread ban
24th January 2016
Italian health chiefs have updated the wording of a ban on the use of activated charcoal in bread – giving it a stronger legal foundation.
EFSA approves sweetener sucralose for infant medical foods
20th January 2016
It is safe to include the sugar-derived sweetener sucralose in special medical foods for young children, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has concluded.
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