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The US's 'clean meat' regulation war

Both the FDA and the USDA agencies believe they should be the one to regulate high-tech, cell-cultured meat start-ups producing 'clean meat'.

Processing 16 July, 2018

This superfast oven comes with meal kits

After three years and $25 million in venture capital funding, Brava has released a domestic countertop oven that heats up to 260°C in less than a second.  

Prepared Food 16 July, 2018

Parasites and food contamination

A regular cause of traveller's diarrhoea for those visiting developing countries, Cyclospora cayetanensis is increasingly causing disease in the US.

Processing 11 July, 2018

What happens between corn and flake?

Raw materials like grains are often high in vitamins and health-promoting phenolic compounds but processing can rob the final product of these nutrients.

Processing 11 July, 2018

Clever boxing: Oji opts for energy efficiency in Yatala

For Oji Fibre Solutions, energy efficiency was top of mind in building its new green star-rated corrugated cardboard packaging manufacturing facility.

Processing 09 July, 2018

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What has been the impact of Chile's sugar tax?

What has been the impact of Chile's sugar tax?

Chile introduced a sugar tax on soft drinks in 2014 — has it been effective?

Article 09 July, 2018
Ingredients
Lentils help lower blood glucose levels by up to 35%

Lentils help lower blood glucose levels by up to 35%

Swapping out starches such as potatoes or rice with lentils can reduce blood sugar levels and help lower the risk of Type 2 diabetes.

Article 19 June, 2018
Food Design and Research
To GMO or not to GMO

To GMO or not to GMO

If GMO labelling doesn't put consumers off why don't we let them know about GM ingredients?

Article 28 June, 2018
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