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October 1, 2014 UN: World hunger falls, but 805 million still chronically undernourished

Apa - Anakhanum Idoyatova â APA. About 805 million people in the world suffer from hunger, according to a new UN report released today, APA reports quoting the website of the îFood and Agriculture Organization of the...

September 28, 2014 GMA, Chinese Food Industry Group to Partner on Food Safety

Food Safety Magazine - The îGrocery Manufacturers Associationî (GMA) and the Chinese National Food Industry Association (CNFIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to intensify their joint food safety efforts in...

September 24, 2014 Peanut Corp. CEO's conviction a food safety 'game changer'

Source: Fox News

Experts say the guilty verdict handed down against the former CEO of a peanut butter processing plant could make food safer across America, and it's a welcome result for one Minnesota man who has been waiting for justice.

September 23, 2014 FDA drafts new food safety rules revisions due to farmer concerns

Source: Action 19 News

Last week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued revised proposed food safety regulations for farmers and food businesses under the Food Safety and Modernization Act (FSMA). The FDA is inviting a new round of public...

September 19, 2014 16 U.S. food makers surpass calorie-counting pledge

Source: UPI

In an effort to help save Americans' expanding waistlines, 16 companies pledged to cut the number of calories in their food and drinks.

September 15, 2014 The 9 Unhealthiest Fast Food Meals in America

Franchise Herald - îCenter for Science in the Public Interestî (CSPI) published the results of their "Xtreme Eating Awards," a list of the unhealthiest meals found in fast food restaurants in America. According to...

September 12, 2014 Rotten Food ‘Wikipedia’ Fights China’s Fake Meat

Source: Bloomberg

Outraged, Wu decided to take matters into his own hands. So, he put his master’s degree on hold to create what he describes as a “Wikipedia” that tracks food safety and questionable manufacturing in China.

September 11, 2014 FDA Backs Away from Statement Banning Use of Wood Boards for Cheese Making - Or, Does It'

CNS News - So, what happened' Last Friday, Monica Metz, the branch chief for the FDA's îCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutritionî's Dairy and Egg Branch informed the New York Department of Agriculture &...

September 10, 2014 CDC Report Finds High Sodium Consumption Among U.S. Kids

Source: Food Safety News

More than 90 percent of U.S. children aged 6-18 years eat more sodium than recommended, putting them at risk for developing high blood pressure and heart disease later in life, according to a new CDC Vital Signs report released...

September 10, 2014 Players in Peanut Butter Scandal Ineptly Pass the Buck

CBS News - Dr. Stephen Sundlof, director of the FDA's îCenter for Food Safety and Applied Nutritionî, seemed to be squirming during the Senate Ag Committee's hearing this morning. The subject, of course, was how...

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