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March 17, 2015 How China Is Ramping Up Its Creation Of Much-Needed Food Safety Regulations

Source: Huff Post

Food safety has never been the strong point for huge countries like the U.S. and China. However, though it has been a slow process, the Chinese have undergone bureaucracy changes when it comes to regulating the food industry.

March 16, 2015 Most fast-food places do well with food safety


Most fast-food franchises do well on inspections. Several have records that any restaurateur would envy

March 16, 2015 'Sugary drinks have no place in children's diets'

Telegraph Herald - The study from the îRudd Center for Food Policy and Obesityî at the University of Connecticut found that 96 percent of parents surveyed gave their children sugary drinks in the past month. Eighty...

March 11, 2015 Why Everyone Should Care About Food Safety

Food Safety News - According to the World Health Organization, contaminated food can cause more than 200 diseases and foodborne illnesses ... and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economic Research Service, foodborne illness...

March 11, 2015 CDC, Federal Partners Develop Improved Method for Attributing Foodborne Illness

HealthCanal - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the USDAâs îFood Safety and Inspection Serviceî (FSIS) have developed an improved method for...

March 10, 2015 Groups keep pressure on country-of-origin labeling question

Farm Futures - Related: îWorld Trade Organizationî Rules Against Country-of-origin labeling After a îWorld Trade Organizationî ruling against the policy and an official revision in 2013, the WTO again said...

March 10, 2015 FDA study finds little evidence of antibiotics in milk

Stamford Advocate - David Plunkett of the îCenter for Science in the Public Interestî says the study shows that drug residues are "a small problem" but that there should be expanded testing to bring the levels down...

March 6, 2015 Exclusive: Costco working to end use of human antibiotics in chicken

Source: Reuters

Costco Wholesale Corp is working toward eliminating the sale of chicken and meat from other animals raised with antibiotics that are vital to fighting human infections, senior executives at the third-largest U.S. retailer told...

March 6, 2015 Dunkin' Ditches Nanomaterials From Powdered Donuts

Investors Business Daily - Titanium dioxide, a whitening agent used in toothpaste and sunscreen, is known to contain nanomaterials. îAs You Sowî, a nonprofit that promotes environmental and social corporate...

March 5, 2015 McDonald's Seeks Chipotle Halo By Cutting Antibiotics

Source: Investor's Business Daily

McDonald's said Wednesday it will use only chickens raised without antibiotics important to human medicine, a move that comes as the fast-food giant struggles to compete against chains like Chipotle that promise "food with...

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