Philippines: New dietary guidelines released by Department of Science and Technology’s Philippine Dietary Reference Intakes
Philippines: New dietary guidelines released by Department of Science and Technology’s Philippine Dietary Reference Intakes

MANILA – Cut down on sweets, salty food, processed food, and eat more fruits. According to Mario Capanzana, ...

Targeting salt reduction in low and middle income countries
Targeting salt reduction in low and middle income countries

Researchers stated that while many economically developed countries have begun to slash saltconsumption, efforts to meet World Health ...

  Singapore: Blue Light Can Inactivate Foodborne Pathogens
  Singapore: Blue Light Can Inactivate Foodborne Pathogens

A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has found that blue light emitting diodes (LEDs) have ...

 Philippines: Stricter implementation of Food Safety Law sought
 Philippines: Stricter implementation of Food Safety Law sought

  Philippines Senator Cynthia Villar, chair of the Senate committee on Agriculture and Food said the proliferation of fake ...

Ancient, mystical fruit’: Nestlé patents pomegranate skin extract for metabolic syndrome
Ancient, mystical fruit’: Nestlé patents pomegranate skin extract for metabolic syndrome

Nestlé has filed an international patent for pomegranate skin extract as a strategy against metabolic syndrome, in particular ...

Demand for natural colours is going global, finds 5000-strong survey
Demand for natural colours is going global, finds 5000-strong survey

Asian consumers are fuelling demand for clean labels and natural colourings – and will bolster a trend that has been ...