Europe looks to overhaul food safety system

The European Commission (EC) this week adopted a group of measures to simplify and improve the food chain in member countries.

The package also cuts down the amount of legislation surrounding the food chain from the current 70 pieces of legislation to only five, as represented in the package. The new approach also aims to […]

European Union publishes list of approved flavorings

European food safety regulations just became a bit more flavorful.

The European Union (EU) recently adopted new regulations for flavoring additives in food, such as smoke and citrus flavors, according to a memo published Monday on the EU’s website.

Flavorings are defined as “products added to food in order to impart or modify odor and/or […]