FDA ruling on Trans-Fats

FDA released its’ final determination that Partially Hydrogenated Oils (PHOs) are not Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS). The determination is based on extensive research into the effects of PHOs, as well as input from stakeholders during the public comment period. PHOs are the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods. In FDA view, removing PHOs from … Continue reading FDA ruling on Trans-Fats

Written QeA to EU Commission – Sugar levels in milk-based drinks for young children

Question for written answer to the Commission Daciana Octavia Sârbu (S&D) - 13 March 2015 Subject: Sugar levels in milk-based drinks for young children The Commission is currently undertaking consultation with a view to preparing a report on milk-based drinks for young children. This report will be partly informed by the 2013 report by the European Food Safety … Continue reading Written QeA to EU Commission – Sugar levels in milk-based drinks for young children