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FDA Issues Draft Guidance for FSMA Rules, Extends Some Deadlines

FDA Issues Draft Guidance for FSMA Rules, Extends Some Deadlines

August 24, 2016

FDA issued the first of its FSMA draft guidances this week, including the first five chapters of a multi-chapter guidance for the Preventive Controls for Human Food rule, two for the Preventive Controls for Animal Food rule and one for determining whether the activities they perform are within the “farm” definition. Read More

Global Demand Rising for HPP Technology

Global Demand Rising for HPP Technology

August 18, 2016

According to a global food processing machinery market report from Technavio, rising demand for high-pressure processing technology will impact the food processing machinery market until 2020. Read More

Harmless Harvest Takes ‘Constructive Capitalism’ Approach

Harmless Harvest Takes ‘Constructive Capitalism’ Approach

August 16, 2016

The coconut water producer believes in creating social welfare and ecological benefit through its business, which it refers to as "constructive capitalism." Through every step of the process — from seed to shelf — it thinks about how to improve its product, and help people and the planet. Read More

FDA Issues Final Rule on GRAS

FDA Issues Final Rule on GRAS

August 15, 2016

In a step to strengthen its oversight of food ingredients, FDA has issued a final rule detailing the criteria for concluding that the use of a substance in human or animal food is “generally recognized as safe” (GRAS). Read More