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UK food safety regulator says lead in Maggi within permissible limit
03 July, 2015
The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has given a clean chit to Nestle’s Maggi noodles after it was banned in India for containing excess...
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JBS to acquire Cargill’s pork businesses for $1.45bn
Thursday, July 02, 2015 Brazil-based meat packer JBS' US unit Swift Pork will acquire the pork business of Cargill for...

US to allow beef imports from Argentina and Brazil
Thursday, July 02, 2015 The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is now allowing beef imports from Argentina and...

Bowman Ingredients to invest in facility dedicated to gluten-free products
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 UK-based food coatings company Bowman Ingredients will invest in the country's first dedicated production facility for gluten-free...

ConAgra to exit Private Brands labelling business
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 US-based packaged food company ConAgra Foods is planning to leave its struggling store-brand packaged food business to focus on enhancing its faster growing brand products, such as Chef...

Italy police seizes facility re-labelling Polish meat as Italian
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Italian police have raided an illegal laboratory in Villaricca, near Naples that was allegedly boning cured Polish meat and re-labelling it as...

London’s first underground farm to start trading in July
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 London's first underground farm, Growing Underground, located in disused World War II tunnels beneath the Northern Line at Clapham will start trading for the first time in...

General Mills likely to slash up to 725 jobs
Monday, June 29, 2015 General Mills, known for manufacturing Cheerios, Bisquick and Yoplait, will cut 675 to 725 jobs in an attempt to reduce...

USDA proposes changes to Child and Adult Care Food Program
Monday, June 29, 2015 The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has proposed the overhaul of a federal programme that feeds low-income-group children for the first time in 50...

FSSAI proposes fixing permissible limit for lead content in fruits, pulses, and juices
Friday, June 26, 2015 The Indian food safety watchdog Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has introduced a draft regulation that proposes a permissible limit of lead in a wide range of food...

IFC, partners to provide long-term loans to coffee farmers in Nicaragua
Friday, June 26, 2015 The International Finance Corporation (IFC) will be providing long-term loans to Nicaraguan coffee farmers to help them deal with the effects of coffee rust fungus that has been damaging crops...


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TOMRA Launches Spanish Language Website
Friday, July 03, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA has launched a Spanish version of its website, underlining the importance of Spain and other Spanish speaking countries to the company's global business...

Automatic Pump Traps APT10-4.5 / APT14
Thursday, July 02, 2015 by Spirax Sarco The APT has been designed to remove condensate from steam heat exchangers and process plant under operating conditions, and forms an integral part of the condensate removal...

Bürkert to Present Diaphragm Tube Valve Bodies at ACHMEA 2015
Monday, June 29, 2015 by Bürkert Bürkert is presenting a new type of diaphragm tube valve bodies that has been developed for applications in hygienic environments at ACHMEA...

An Inline Flowmeter from Bürkert
Monday, June 29, 2015 by Bürkert Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) technology was not used for inline measurement of the flow rate in pipes in the...

Sorting the Good from the Bad: A Smart Investment in Food Safety, says TOMRA
Friday, June 26, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food Data revealing aflatoxins to be the biggest cause of food-related recalls demonstrates the important role effective sorting and quality analysis systems can play in boosting food safety on...

Konica Minolta Sensing Americas to Showcase Advanced Colour Measurement and Control Solutions at IFT 2015
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by Konica Minolta Sensing Americas Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (KMSA) will exhibit at IFT 2015 Food Expo at booth #4545. IFT 2015 will take place from 12-14 July at McCormick Place South in Chicago,...

Priorclave Launch Larger Capacity Autoclave with Water Jackets
Thursday, June 25, 2015 by Priorclave Priorclave has released a new higher capacity autoclave that includes a water jacket....

Palsgaard Releases CSR Report
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 by Palsgaard Palsgaard has released a 2014 CSR report about how the Denmark-based food ingredients producer continues to set industry standards in sustainability, including working towards an ambitious goal...

AMH Announces New Facility in Kuala Lumpur for Powder Processing and Packaging
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 by AMH Technologies AMH Group has announced that its operating unit will strengthen its manufacturing presence in the powder processing and packaging market by opening a new facility in Kuala Lumpur....

TOMRA Wins the Innovation Award at World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress
Thursday, June 04, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Solutions has won the 2015 Innovation Award at the World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress in May 2015 at Antalya, Turkey....


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