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Diversey HQ creates 400 jobs

By Joseph James Whitworth

Diversey has chosen York County, South Carolina for its corporate headquarters creating 400 jobs.

©iStock/FamVeld. The move expands the ban from just polycarbonate infant feeding bottles

EU bans BPA in packaging for 0-3 year olds

By Joseph James Whitworth

The European Commission has tightened the rules around bisphenol A (BPA) by banning it in the manufacture of packaging for infants and young children 0-3 years.

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FoodQualityNews: An editor’s note

By Joseph James Whitworth

Want to read more about food fraud or blockchain? Have you been impacted more by competition or regulation in the last year? Now is the time to let us know.

©iStock. MAPA hit back at audit findings that long term actions have not been considered

DG SANTE slams ‘shortcomings’ in Brazil meat audit

By Joseph James Whitworth

An audit of the Brazilian official control system for beef, horse and poultry meat has found it is not fully or effectively implemented and has numerous shortcomings, according to a long-awaited report.