Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Health StandardsHow safe is US food?
USA, Washington. Recent trends and case studies of recalls, and what they mean for the American health.
StatementNFU backs joint oversight of cell culture technology
USA, Washington. The nation’s second largest general farm organization today backed efforts by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to establish a joint regulatory framework overseeing production and sale of animal cell culture technology
SummaryFDA releases report on antimicrobials
USA, Silver Spring. The annual report includes antimicrobials sold or distributed in 2017 for use in food-producing animals shows a decline for the past two years.
Erzeugung von LebensmittelnUSA überwachen Laborfleisch
WASHINGTON Die Vereinigten Staaten planen die Kontrolle der Fleischproduktion in Zellkulturen.
SustainabilityFDA approves drug for reduction of ammonia gas from cattle
USA, Silver Spring. The FDA announced the approval of Experior, a beta-adrenergic agonist/antagonist drug that results in less ammonia gas released as a by-product of cattle waste.
CommentJoint regulation of cell-cultured food products
USA, Washington. A joint statement from USDA and FDA on the regulation of cell-cultured food products from cell lines of livestock and poultry.
LabelingCall for federal action over the term “meat”
USA, Washington. Farmers Union urges fair and consistent application of the term “meat” across the Federal Government.
DiscussionMeeting regarding use of animal cell culture
USA, Washington. USDA and FDA announce joint public meeting on use of animal cell culture technology to develop products derived from livestock and poultry.
BSEUSDA announces atypical BSE Detection
USA, Washington, DC. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is announcing an atypical case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), a neurologic disease of cattle, in a six year old mixed-breed beef cow in Florida.
CattlemanProducer critical at FDA meeting
USA, Washington. Montana Rancher Travels to D.C. as sole producer testifying at FDA Public Meeting.
Impossible FoodsFDA declares Impossible Burgers safe to eat
USA, Redwood City, Cal. Impossible Foods receives no-questions letter from US Food and Drug Administration.
FDAMeeting on 'cultured' food products
USA, Washington. The US Food and Drug Administration will hold a public meeting 12 July to gather comments and research on foods produced using animals’ cell culture technology.
FDAAuthority launches Resistome Tracker
USA, Siver Spring, Maryland. The new tool is used for an Interactive Research and Data Visualization for Antibiotic Resistance Genes.
LabelingTransparency is key for consumers
USA, New York. Americans want required food labels even if they don't read them.
Food SafetyNew tool to assure FSMA compliance
USA, Washington. The FDA's Food Safety Plan Builder is a free software tool food and beverage manufactures may use to develop food safety plans that are in compliance with FSMA.
TaiwanDioxin contamination confirmed
TAIWAN, Taipei. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has detected the known carcinogen dioxin in eggs at a concentration exceeding the legal allowable limit.
Einsatz von AntibiotikaUSA verschärfen Regeln
WASHINGTON In den USA gelten seit Anfang dieses Jahres strengere Regeln für den Einsatz von Antibiotika bei der Fütterung von Nutztieren.
EU-ParlamentObergrenze für Transfette
STRASSBURG EU-Kommission soll Vorschlag vorlegen - Vorbild Dänemark mit Zwei-Prozent-Grenze im Fettanteil der Lebensmittel - Wirtschaft zu freiwilligen Lösungen aufgefordert.
ClaimsFDA revised the definition of “healthy”
USA, Washington. The temporary guidance is designed to bring the term “healthy” in alignment with the new Nutrition Facts Panel regulations.