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‘FSA must be a more effective regulator’ says EFRA Committee report

THE ENVIRONMENT, FOOD and Rural Affairs Committee yesterday (16th July) revealed the results of the Food Contamination Report, which outlined recommended changes to food regulation legislation in the UK post-horsegate.   It also said that there was confusion around the role of the Food Standards Agency (FSA) as a result of the horse meat scandal,…
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More horsemeat findings possible

SAMPLING OF THE first and second phases of the Food Standards Agency's UK-wide survey of beef products has been completed and the initial test results published today.   The results show that 212 of the 224 samples taken in phase one are negative for both horse and pig DNA at or above the 1% threshold.…
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You Can Lead A Horse To Water……..

However innovative disposables manufacturers are in producing bio-degradable and recyclable solutions for packaging, they cannot control whether the consumer uses the appropriate waste stream if, indeed, said waste stream exists. John Young, Foodservice Sales & Marketing Director of food packaging and disposables giant Huhtamaki, talks to Kathy Bowry about the problems faced. There seems to…
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