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Late Monsoon Causes Rice Production in India to Shrink
Late Monsoon Causes Rice Production in India to Shrink

CHANDIGARH: India’s rice production is likely to shrink this Kharif season due to delayed monsoon rains and farmers’ shift to ...

China’s Qu Dongyu is The New Chief of UN Food Agency
China’s Qu Dongyu is The New Chief of UN Food Agency

ROME – Qu Dongyu, China’s deputy agricultural minister, was elected Sunday as the new director general of the U.N. Food ...

Canned Luncheon Pork Meat Seized In Philippines Contains Swine Flu Virus
Canned Luncheon Pork Meat Seized In Philippines Contains Swine Flu Virus

MANILA – Several cans of luncheon meat that were earlier seized from an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) at the Clark International Airport ...

Singapore’s Health Ministry Probes Recalled Bottled Drinking Water from Malaysia
Singapore’s Health Ministry Probes Recalled Bottled Drinking Water from Malaysia

PETALING JAYA: Singapore’s health ministry is investigating a brand of bottled drinking water, which was recalled in Singapore after bacteria was detected ...

The Emerging Demands of Better For You Ingredients
The Emerging Demands of Better For You Ingredients

Nowadays, consumers are becoming more aware on the importance of healthy lifestyles. That being said, the health trend and societal changes are ...

Trendy Health Ingredients on Social Media
Trendy Health Ingredients on Social Media

Blueberries Blueberries are a popular summer treat! You can eat them freshly picked or incorporate them into processed foods including fruit pulp, yogurt, ...

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The Emerging Demands of Better For You Ingredients

Nowadays, consumers are becoming more aware on the importance of healthy lifestyles. That being said, the health trend and societal...

Trendy Health Ingredients on Social Media

Blueberries are a popular summer treat! You can eat them freshly picked or incorporate them into processed foods including fruit pulp, yogurt, ...

Front-of-Pack Nutrition Labels: What are their true colours?

Do you understand the nutrition labels of your food products? Nutritional labels are widely accepted by consumers as a useful tool ...

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piyaporn.s 792 views
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Prebiotics are commonly oligosaccharides and they are being selectively metabolized in the gastrointestinal tract by beneficial bacteria associated with health and well-being. Positive modulation on the colonic microbiota by these carbohydrates indeed exerts significant influence on host health (Kit...

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Ong Hui Tyng 697 views
Pls to advice a general gelato ( ice-cream ) recipe. thank you ...
Fresh milk, skimmed milk powder, whole milk powder, sweetened condense milk, Milk Protein Concentrate, Milk Protein Isolate contributes to milk solids in gelato formulations. Other added ingredients on the other hand such as dextrose solid, liquid dextrose or glucose syrup, Whey Protein Concentrate,...

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won 1055 views
Please kindly advise limitation of bakery for PGE in Indonesia and Philippines. Thank you very much. ...
As per information from BPOM, E475 Polyglycerol Esters of fatty acid may be used in fine bakery wares (sweet, salty, savoury), limited by a maximum amount of 10,000mg/kg according to Nomor 20 Tahun 2013 Tentang Maksimum Penggunaan Bahan Tambahan Pangan Pengemulsi.

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Sherry 828 views
Please advise the regulation of inulin in Indonesia, such as the approved health/nutritional claim, maximum dosage in food and supplement, ...
According to Peraturan Pengawasan Klaim Dalam Label Dan Iklan Pangan Olahan (Nomor HK.03.1.23.11.11.09909 Tahun 2011), prebiotic claim is not allowed for inulin and calcium absorption claim is also not allowed for inulin-oligofructose mixture. Pre-approval of the claims from BPOM is needed.   R...