Tag: GMO

How can a product containing GM oil and GM corn be labelled ‚Äòall natural’?

Posted on 12 January 2012 in Blog by L. Schneider
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In a class action headed up by a consumer in the USA this week, this question has been asked of a major food manufacturer. Many food producers have taken advantage of our desire to be healthier and started to label … Continue reading

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Food processing techniques can add unlisted chemicals to food

Posted on 18 September 2011 in Blog by L. Schneider
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Food manufactures may use food processing techniques which add chemicals to foods that are not listed on the label. A recent innovation in food packaging is ‘modified atmosphere packaging’ or MAP.

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Soy milks not all soy good

Posted on 18 September 2011 in Blog by L. Schneider
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Soy milk has been heavily promoted to us as a health food, and a suitable alternative to cow’s milk, especially for those who are lactose intolerant. There are now many brands available on the market and some are better than … Continue reading

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Genetically modified ingredients may trigger asthma

Posted on 18 July 2011 in Blog by L. Schneider
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Health concerns about the use of genetically modified ingredients in the foods we eat are on the rise. For many people, the lack of hard data to say GM is ‘safe’ is enough to be cautious ‚Äì history has already … Continue reading

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