EFSA report on emerging risk – Plastic rice frauds listed

Last week the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) published its annual report on emerging risks. The top 10 risks were defined as follows: Outbreak related to the consumption of raw beetroot in France; Growth of Vibrio spp in Northern waters and TTX detection in European bivalve shellfish in UK; Putative new influenza virus that has … Continue reading EFSA report on emerging risk – Plastic rice frauds listed

FDA – Methylsyneprhine in food supplements warning letters

This week the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued several warning letters similar to the one below, to food business operators marketing food supplements containing methylsynephrine. "This letter concerns your product XXX which is labeled and/or offered for sale as a dietary supplement. The ingredient list on your product labeling declares methylsynephrine as a dietary … Continue reading FDA – Methylsyneprhine in food supplements warning letters