Regulation & Safety

Chocolate to fall under FSSAI standards from 2018

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Chocolate manufacturers will have to fall in line with the constraints of food safety and standards regulations after India’s health ministry placed all types of chocolate under the regulator’s purview.

Teaspoon visualizations of sugar will do more for public health than calorie labels, says FMCG Strategic Alliance consultant. ©iStock/Wittayayut

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Action on Sugar calls to extend UK sugar tax to confectionery ©iStock/karandaev

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Mike Bradley, head of sales, Mettler-Toledo Safeline.

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Loy-Lange Box explosion contained 330°F hot water at speeds of 120mph

Wrigley says education rather than funds for cleanup costs is the best solution. Photo: LGA

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Titanium dioxide is a white food colouring used mostly in sweets, chewing gum and bakery products. © iStock/maximkabb

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