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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

For sports reporters, being sent to cover the Olympic Games is the kind of dream assignment that makes them choose their careers in the first place. But the trip to Tokyo instantly descended into boring chaos for a group of journalists forced into isolation days before the Games begin. Multiple reporters have complained that they’re being made to isolate after being exposed to the coronavirus on…
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Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

School routes swimming in junk food ads

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Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

European countries are facing more ethylene oxide related recalls after the substance was detected in a food additive used in a range of products. Belgium first raised the alarm in September 2020 about ethylene oxide in products from India with sesame seeds. These related recalls are still continuing with thousands of conventional and organic items with long shelf life dates such as cereals…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

School routes swimming in junk food ads

Food

School routes swimming in junk food ads

Credit: Telethon Kids Institute Perth children are being exposed to thousands of junk food ads every year on their way to and from school, a study led by the Telethon Kids Institute has found. Led by Dr. Gina Trapp, Head of Food and Nutrition at Telethon Kids, the research team recreated walking, bus and train routes to 24 Perth high…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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Investment to improve Canadian agriculture sector’s data use Project to build the capacity of the Canadian agrifood sector to use data, creating benefits along the value chain

This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Author of the article: Article content WINNIPEG, Manitoba, July 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Protein Industries Canada announced a co-investment in a project that will improve data use within Canada’s agriculture and agrifood sector. The project is led by the Enterprise Machine Intelligence and…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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Mars Food North America to Donate $3.1M Worth of Rice Product to U.S. Food Pantries Nationwide

Donation amplifies Ben’s Original™ brand ambition to Create Opportunities That Offer Everyone a Seat at the Table by providing access to nutritious meals to people in underserved communities CHICAGO – WEBWIRE – Friday, July 16, 2021 Mars Food announces a $3.1 million donation of the company’s former brand, Uncle Ben’s®, products nationwide as the brand moves through its rebranding to…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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Wicked Kitchen talks expansion after funding round: ‘Plant-based food doesn’t have to taste like sh*t and it’s our job to make sure of it’

When chefs Derek and Chad Sarno created Wicked Kitchen in 2018 they put flavour-forward vegan products in the spotlight. “Lead with flavour and taste experience will always be our number one at Wicked Kitchen, we’re chefs it’s in our blood.  Having been a meat eater and chef that has cooked lots of it in the past and what it took for me to make the switch I can say that plant-based food…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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Fighting food waste via kids: FAO turns ‘consumers of tomorrow’ into advocates for sustainability

Global food waste statistics are well publicised. One-third of all food produced for human consumption goes to waste, meaning that 25% of the world’s fresh water supply is used to grow food that never reaches the table. The financial costs of food wastage amount to around $1trn per year. And if food waste were a country, it would be the third largest emitter of greenhouse gases, behind China and…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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“Oatly will likely never make money in a notoriously fickle and deflationary food industry,’ claims activist short seller; Oatly ‘rejects all these false claims’

In the report​​ Spruce alleges that Oatly omitted and manipulated facts in its prospectus​​ and in an investor presentation last month​​ and “will never achieve profitability​.” It added:  “W​hile investors are enamored with its sales growth in the plant-based food fad, and its commitment to ESG practices, we believe they should be focused on its loss of market share…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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The Cross-Back Aprons Our Food Editors Never Want to Take Off

This piece was originally published in 2018. I’m not a butcher, and I’m tired of wearing aprons that make me look like one. For years it felt like every “cool” apron was made with thick fabric and leather straps and cut with a linebacker’s proportions in mind. But now, designers are crafting a cross-back apron style that’s almost more dress than apron, and as someone who spends her…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive

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Food security, riots – Why SA needs to restore stability urgently

In the midst of the looting and violence that gripped parts of South Africa over the past week, concerns around food security were front of mind for many – particularly those in KZN and Gauteng. Below Wandile Sihlobo discusses the issues around food security, which has more to it than just sufficient supply. Last week, protests halted progress for numerous trucks, with parts of the N3 being shut…
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Tokyo 2020 Reporters Say They’ve Been Forced Into Hotel Isolation Without Food

Ethylene oxide scandal spreads to food additive