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FSANZ Reports Nanotechnology Not A Health Risk

FSANZ Reports Nanotechnology Not A Health Risk

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) released two reports which reviewed the use of nanotechnology in food additives and food packaging.

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Cold Pressed Raw Milk Selling In NSW

Cold Pressed Raw Milk Selling In NSW

Sydney start-up, Made by Cow has shaken-up the milk industry, becoming the first company to legally sell unpasteurised or ‘raw milk’ in Australia, after gaining approval from the NSW Food Authority.

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Gold Coast Thai Restaurant Fined Over $20,00 For Food Safety Breaches

Gold Coast Thai Restaurant Fined Over $20,000 For Food Safety Breaches

According to reports by the, Mermaid Beach restaurant, Bangkok Thai has been ordered to pay over $20,000 due to constant breaches of food safety laws.

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Edible Insects Creeping And Crawling Into The Mainstream

While consumers in many countries have enjoyed cooked and raw insects for generations, the whole concept of eating bugs is still a queasy one for most Westerners.

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Keep your coffee safe

5 Tips to Keep Your Coffee Safe

Coffee is the second most popular drink in the world and what many of us don’t realise, is that if its not properly kept, could make us very sick.

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Raw meat

Best Practices for Preparing Raw Meat

When you are cooking and handling raw meats, it’s vital that you take the proper steps to protect yourself and your family. So, we’ve listed them for you.

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Salmonella Outbreak Strikes Again in Australia

For a second time this year, further Salmonella outbreaks have been linked to raw bean sprouts according to the Department of Health in South Australia.

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Food Poisoning Sees Cricketer Miss Season Opener

Australian batsman, Shaun Marsh, missed the IPL season opener against the Gujarat Lions earlier this week after being hospitalised with food poisoning.

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New Lasers to Fight Food Poisoning

South Korean scientists have developed lasers, which are mounted on the fridge, to scan and detect microorganisms in foods so as to alert the individual.

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Food Additives

Do You Know What’s in Your Food?

There has long been a discussion over the safety of food additives and whether or not they can be harmful if consumed over time. So which ones are safe and which ones aren’t?

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