Oct 30, 2015
The original IARC Report was published in  The Lancet on October 26, as volume 114 of the IARC Monographs. Among the stated research findings, developed under the auspices of WHO: Positive...
Jun 01, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority completed a major update to its Food Consumption Database, with the goal of creating the opportunity for direct country-to-country comparisons and the...
Mar 04, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s CFSAN and JIFSAN are jointly sponsoring a Food and Nutrition Webinar Series for 2015. The Webinar Series consists of four presentations, two each in Spring and...
Dec 15, 2014
Given the prevalence of confusing or misleading information about food and nutrition - and the alarmist tactics that often define much of today’s food and nutrition dialogue - the International Food...
Aug 24, 2014
Ebola: general information Currently an outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) is ongoing in several African countries. Ebola virus disease is a severe illness. The infection is transmitted by direct...
Apr 15, 2014
A paper titled “Why low calories: count: The effective use of low calorie sweeteners (LCS) in today’s diet and lifestyle choices” (1-2 April 2014), Brussels, Belgium was published in Nutrition...
Feb 07, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today proposed to update the Nutrition Facts label for packaged foods to reflect the latest scientific information, including the link between diet and...
Jan 01, 2014
The Alliance to Feed the Future has announced the availability of new, free curricula, "The Science of Feeding the World," will help students in grades K-8 learn about what it will take to feed the...
Jan 28, 2012
What is carbendazim? Carbendazim is fungicide that is used in a number of crops to help control the growth of unwanted fungus and mold.  If left untreated, mold, fungus, pests and insects on crops...
Jan 19, 2012
“Don’t Worry About Your Orange Juice” - official blog by U.S. FDA Deputy Commissioner for Foods, Michael Taylor, regarding the discovery of low levels of the fungicide carbendazim in imported orange...

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