Lawyers representing 250 hemp companies will make their final
arguments before a court of appeal in San Francisco tomorrow, in an
attempt to hold off a ban on hemp foods by the Drug Enforcement
Melatonin supplements, often taken to help insomniacs and
jet-lagged travellers sleep, may make it dangerous for those with
cardiovascular problems to stand, reported a researcher in
yesterday's issue of the Journal of Physiology.
Jobs will be saved as US sugar giant Imperial Sugar receives
incentive from the Louisiana state. The company, that filed for
Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2001, said recently that it
will have relief from state sales and use...
Our glimpse of imminent product launches at the upcoming Food
ingredients Europe exhibition in Frankfurt this November continues
with UK starch business National Starch launching Advanta-Gel, an
instant structurising starch.
The owner of the leading supplement chain General Nutrition
Companies is currently weighing up at least two bids for the
business, a newspaper report revealed today. The auction looks set
to earn debt-ridden Numico at least $700 million,...
California-based Metagenics has introduced Zinlori 75 onto the
market, a natural dietary supplement containing Lonza's PepZin GI
ingredient, designed to enhance the health and function of the
UK firm Provexis looks set to release a novel heart-healthy drink
next year after recent human trials on its tomato-based product
proved successful. CardioFlow is a concentrated tomato extract but
it contains no lycopene.
The California Senate yesterday passed legislation to ban
ephedra-containing supplements from store shelves. If Governor
Davis signs the bill, the state will be third to ban the
weight-loss herbal from natural health products.