Food pollution means the presence in food or associated with food of toxic chemicals(elements or compounds) and/or biological contaminants which are not naturally present in food or are above their natural background levels (for those chemicals which are naturally found in some foods). This may affect each of us by ...
April 11, 2016wpadmin
Some of the most important environmental challenges faced by India are as follows: It is essential to make the public aware of the formidable consequences of the Environmental Degradation, if not retorted and reformative measures undertaken would result in the extinction of life. We ...
March 31, 2016wpadmin
New safety warnings also added to all prescription opioid medications to inform prescribers and patients of additional risks related to opioid use In a continuing effort to educate prescribers and patients about the potential risks related to opioid use, the U.S. Food and ...
March 25, 2016wpadmin
Oklahoma State University’s food safety education program got a $100,000 boost last week from Lopez Foods Inc. “OSU’s food safety program is a wonderful opportunity for the university, students and food industry,” chief operating officer John Lopez said in a news release from the university. John Patrick Lopez, chief operating officer for ...
March 2, 2016wpadmin
Beijing, ChinaThe city initiated the alternate day car driving restrictions just ahead of the 2008 Olympic Games and saw pollution levels drop by almost 20 per cent. Currently, Beijing imposes this rule periodically, on days with high air ...
January 7, 2016wpadmin
Cutting cars by half can reduce direct exposure to highly toxic emissions by several times CSE analysis of the official daily air quality data for PM2.5 for 2014 and 2015 from Delhi Pollution Control Committee shows that pollution is worse in winter of 2015 as compared with ...
January 2, 2016wpadmin
From 2017, thermal power plants across India will have to cut particulate matter emissions by as much as 40 per cent and reduce their water consumption by nearly a third according to this notification by the Union Ministry Of Environment, Forests and Climate Change....
December 26, 2015wpadmin
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