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To all seafood and especially sushi lovers take care of what you’re eating. Oceana Study Reveals Seafood Fraud Nationwide and here’s a selection from their report on white tuna. 234 more words

Government Chemist conference - knowledge is power

Francis Bacon declared ‘knowledge is power’ in the essay ‘Meditationes Sacrae’ written in 1597. More than 400 years later, Bacon’s declaration of ‘knowledge is power’ still rings true – particularly for the science and innovation work carried out under the Government Chemist programme. 363 more words

Government Chemist Information

2,500 Tons of the Food We Eat is Fake

Do you really know what’s in your cheese?

New evidence may cast some doubt on the purity of your favorite foods. Interpol, the international criminal police organization, … 606 more words

Not so virgin: the fraud of the olive

Drizzle it on top of a lush green salad, prepare a bowl to dip warm slices of bread into, or sip a teaspoon on an empty stomach- just some of the uses for olive oil. 

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Friday Food Links

Hi Everyone,

I’ve been participating in a MOOC called “Tackling the Global Food Crisis: Supply Chain Integrity.” As a result, food safety and food fraud have been on my mind this week. 402 more words

Food Notes

How To Test if Honey Is Pure

I am enrolled in a course titled Tackling the Global Food Crisis at Queen’s University Belfast. Honey, olive oil, milk, fish, spices, orange juice, and beef were identified by Prof. 49 more words


Only On 2: Inspectors Struggle To Keep Up With Imported Food Products

CARSON (CBSLA.com) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is partnered with the FDA to anticipate potential threats to an issue of national security: the food supply. 537 more words