Jul 08, 2015
New cases continue to arise and the recent Ebola cases reported in Liberia are further evidence that this Ebola outbreak is not over. However, over the last year progress has been made in...
Jun 15, 2015
Food Standards Australia New Zealand called for submissions by July 14, 2015, on an application to allow food derived from a biotech corn line, genetically modified to be tolerant to the herbicide...
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...
May 08, 2015
The Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition will host a symposium titled “Re-Tool Your Box!: Communicating Food Risk in an Era of Social Media” from November 4-5, 2015 at the University...
Apr 22, 2015
A blog post from the International Food Information Council Foundation Sun, seeds, soil, and now… satellite positioning. Technology has added a whole new dimension to farming. New innovations don’t...
Apr 02, 2015
Food Communications Compass, Japan reported that effective April 1, 2015, a new law known as the JAS Law, Food Sanitation Law, Health Promotion will give Japanese consumers access to clear...
Mar 12, 2015
“Food safety actions never cease, hence the importance of viewing agricultural health and food safety as a cross-cutting issue that requires constant work, coordinated with the other areas of...
Feb 15, 2015
EFSA has released the 2nd edition of its risk communications guidelines, which are intended to provide a common framework for health authorities in different countries when assessing and...
Jan 21, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has concluded that BPA poses no health risk to consumers of any age group (including unborn children, infants and adolescents) at current, dietary and non-...
Jan 15, 2015
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) today released a draft Scientific Opinion on Caffeine Safety.  The document addresses concerns raised by national and international bodies in relation to...

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