Keyword: food production


Expert Webinar: UV Disinfection of Food Packaging

19.11.2019 -

Harmful germs such as bacteria, yeasts and fungi need to be completely removed during food packaging, especially when it comes to pasty, powdery and liquid foods.

Chemistry & Life Sciences

DKSH and NuTek Sign Distribution Agreement

30.01.2017 - Switzerland-headquartered DKSH and Omaha, Nebraska, USA-based NuTek Food Science have signed a distribution agreement for DKSH to import, distribute and promote NuTek’s potassium...


U.S. Supreme Court Rules for Monsanto in Patent Fight

18.07.2013 - The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday that an Indiana farmer violated agribusiness company Monsanto's patent for a type of soybean. In a case closely watched by the biotechnology...


Probe Indicates Biotech Wheat Was "Isolated Incident"

15.06.2013 - The unapproved genetically modified wheat that was discovered sprouting in Oregon appears to have been "a single isolated incident," U.S. agricultural officials said on Friday in...


Clariant to Expand Second-generation Bioethanol Production

12.06.2013 - The specialty chemicals company Clariant is demonstrating the international potential of its process for manufacturing sustainable biofuel through the expansion of sunliquid...


Organic Growers Lose Decision in Suit vs. Monsanto Over Seeds

11.06.2013 - Monsanto on Monday won another round in a legal battle with U.S. organic growers as an appeals court threw out the growers' efforts to stop the company from suing farmers if traces...


EU States Deadlocked on Genetically Modified Maize Approvals

10.06.2013 - European Union governments failed to agree on Monday whether to approve three genetically modified maize varieties for use in food and feed, the European Commission said. The...


U.S. Finds Unapproved Genetically Modified Wheat in Oregon

30.05.2013 - A strain of genetically engineered wheat never approved for sale or consumption was found sprouting on a farm in Oregon, the U.S. government said on Wednesday, and grain traders...