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That beef looks fishy

Chinese scientists have reared beef rich in the beneficial fatty acids associated with fish oils. However, challenges must be overcome before the product can be...

Food design & research 26 May, 2015

FSANZ invites comment on changes to health and nutrition claims standard

FSANZ has called for submissions on proposed changes to the nutrition and health claims standard, which would provide exemptions from claim requirements in the Food...

Business solutions 26 May, 2015

Fruit fly research centre receives $3.7 million

Macquarie University researcher Associate Professor Phil Taylor and The Centre For Fruit Fly Biosecurity Innovation have received $3.7 million in funding as part of the...

Business solutions 25 May, 2015

Mid-sized companies need support to capitalise on export opportunities: Grant Thornton boss

While the federal government's support of small business in the recent Budget has been welcomed by industry, mid-size businesses are missing out, according to Tony...

Business solutions 22 May, 2015

How can pasteurised ice-cream contain Listeria?

A Kansas State University food safety specialist has explained how ice-cream could be contaminated.

Processing 22 May, 2015

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Food Design and Research
New detection method for food poisoning toxin

New detection method for food poisoning toxin

Researchers have developed a method for detecting the cereulide toxin, which causes nausea and vomiting in humans.

Article 05 May, 2015
Processing
Banking on biscuits: Rising demand opens up new opportunities for food manufacturers

Banking on biscuits: Rising demand opens up new opportunities for food manufacturers

You might call it a global demand for small treats: the market demand for biscuits and savoury crackers is on the rise, creating opportunities for...

Article 07 May, 2015
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Barcodes: carrier of secret messages or just a product identifier?

Barcodes: carrier of secret messages or just a product identifier?

In light of recent discussion regarding food safety and country of origin labelling, GS1 Australia has addressed a persistent urban myth that the...

Article 14 April, 2015
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