Canada's department of health has introduced a nutrition labeling
'toolkit' to help dietitians and health professionals educate
consumers on the new nutrition labeling practice, to become
mandatory for large companies...
Canadian firm Burcon NutraScience announced the preliminary stages
of an agreement with ADM which would see the oilseed processor
manufacturing Puratein and Supertein canola protein isolates using
Burcon's extraction technology.
New insights about the foundations of our health could soon be
revealed thanks to the recent completion of the genome sequence of
one of the most prevalent bacteria that live in the human intestine
- Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron.
Linnea, the Swiss manufacturer and distributor of botanical
extracts for the dietary supplement, pharmaceutical and cosmetics
industries, has extended the range of products available to
customers in the US.
Improving food safety 'the natural way' would certainly appeal to
the increasingly health vigilant consumer. Scientists in the UK
have been looking at a variety of natural antimicrobials that could
extend food shelf-life...