Chewing gums are very popular in western countries like USA, Canada and the UK. It is also becoming very popular in developing countries like India, particularly amongst the student community. In fact, India, with its open market economy and upwardly mobile middle class, is embracing much of the ...
December 25, 2015wpadmin
The Goods and Services Tax (GST), which was envisaged for accelerating the economy through streamlining of taxation regime across the country, so far failed to get Parliament's nod. The food industry which is a price- sensitive industry needs concessions, feels industry captains. So far, there is no clear picture on ...
December 24, 2015wpadmin
The Union ministry of health has approved a list of around 12,000 standards for additives and ingredients.The standards were formulated by the scientific panels and committees of the apex food ...
July 31, 2015wpadmin
Following mounting pressure from the consumers after the Maggi controversy, the food regulator FSSAI has fast-tracked its plan to revise the Food Safety and Standard Rules 2011. After the Maggie episode, FSSAI decided to take ...
July 10, 2015wpadmin
Food, water, air are most important part of human's life. Without these three ingredients, it is difficult for anyone to survive very long. The trouble is these are no more available with good quality. Food, water and ...
June 30, 2015wpadmin
Many people have begun the process of producing their own food. Whether it is simply for their families, their communities or their careers, small scale food production is beginning to take off. Farmer's markets are popping up ...
May 21, 2015wpadmin
The National Alliance for Edible Oil Fortification (NAOF) has reinforced its commitment towards creating an enabling environment for voluntary fortification, with the objective of meeting the nutritional requirements of the Indian population. The NAOF disclosed its ...
May 14, 2015wpadmin
The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill that will eventually replace a number of Central and state indirect taxes with a single uniform tax regime. The Bill was termed game-changing reform that will turn India ...
May 8, 2015wpadmin
A random survey conducted by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) indicates that packaged drinking water may not be as safe as you think!...
May 6, 2015wpadmin
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has notified CEGTH based on NABL for the purposes of carry out the analysis of food samples under the Food Safety and Standards Act (FSSA) for the chemical and biological scope. The FSSAI has been established under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 Subsequently, the ...
February 23, 2015Veenu Sukhlecha