Rebuttal of Negative Curcumin Research

An article was recently published in The Journal of Medicinal Chemistry titled “The Essential Medicinal Chemistry of Curcumin: Miniperspective.” In it, authors provide an...

Impossible Foods Taps IL-Based Meat Processor to Up Burger Production

Aurora, IL—OSI Group, a meat processor and original supplier to McDonald’s, will start producing the Impossible Burger in September, allowing Impossible Foods to double...

Marine Stewardship Council Responds to Critical Study

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) standards were described as “too lenient and discretionary” by a study recently published in the journal Biological Conservation. Now, the...

IOM Wants Same Scrutiny for Food, Supplement, Drug Health Claims

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) is calling on Congress to give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) increased authority for regulating health claims...

Key Speakers Announced For The Conference

Washington, D.C.—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) announced Monday that representatives from the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Federal Trade Commission...

Whole Foods Market Posts Record Quarterly Sales

Austin, TX – Whole Foods Market reported record quarterly sales of $3.7 billion on Wednesday, and while comparable store sales decreased by 1.9%, that...

Green Seal Clutter a Problem?

Harleysville, PA—Could too much of a good thing could yield negative results? It might when it comes to green seals on product packaging, according...

Climate Change: Is The Natural Products Industry Prepared?

Climate change is bringing with it extreme weather conditions with increased frequency of storms, fires, droughts and uncertain availability of water and other natural...

Washington State Sues Monsanto Over PCBs

Seattle, WA — According to a Washington Post article, Washington has become the first state to sue Monsanto for pervasive pollution from polychlorinated biphenyls...

Organic Standards Updated, With Contentious Results

Savannah, GA—The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB), the policy recommendation body for the National Organic Program (NOP), decided on several organic food issues at...