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MEPs oppose GM approvals but Commission will have the final say

Parliament failed to reach the required majority, leaving the decision in the hands of the commission  ©iStock

EU member states yesterday voted against the introduction and renewal of GM grains in Europe but failed to reach a binding majority, leaving the president of the Commission Jean-Claude Juncker to make the final decision.


Coca-Cola investigating ‘human waste’ claims

France's law can only ensure 1% of surplus supermarket food is donated ©iStock

France's food waste ban: One year on

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EFSA to recommend daily intake values for added sugar by 2020

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A 20% sugar cut by 2020? ‘It won’t be possible,’ says FDF


‘Devastating blow’ for spirits sector in Canada Federal Budget

KBI is seeking to raise the allowed ABV level for kombucha from 0.5% to 1.25%. ©iStock/boyarkinamarina

Kombucha Brewers International aims to set standards for kombucha industry


Canada sugar drinks levy would save 13,000 lives, say researchers


Pernod Ricard: Nutritional information for biggest brands


Alcohol nutrition & ingredients labelling: Can the industry rise to the challenge?

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