13 February 2020
Food Standards Agency announces deadline for submission of ‘valid’ novel food applications for cannabidiol-rich foods and supplements
23 March 2005
An increasing drive towards healthy eating and a move to reducing obesity has prompted a rise in the use of food supplements.
04 March 2011
Advertising Standards Agency's remit expanded to digital media from 1st March and policing to be assisted by UK skeptics
25 April 2018
Insights from a Westminster forum on what will happen to food regulation in the UK after Brexit
23 January 2020
ANH-Intl directors Rob Verkerk and Meleni Aldridge discuss this hot topic in the second of their log cabin chats
21 January 2015
ANH-Intl launches its Food4Health Plate to help you live a longer and more healthful life
10 October 2007
The EU Novel Foods Regulations (1997), initially brought into force as a protection against GM foods entering the market without sufficient safety testing, is now being used as the tool with which superfoods from indigenous cultures are being discriminated against within the EU. Today's story in The Times (UK) tells how Goji berries, a completely natural nutrient dense superberry eaten for centuries in China and other parts of Asia, is due to be removed from the shelves on 23rd March 2007, if proof of sale in any EU Member State before 1997 cannot be shown.
17 June 2005
The UK's Health Food Manufacturers Association (HFMA) have pushed the UK government hard to promote dossiers.
08 June 2009
European food regulator gives aspartame green light despite mounting evidence against its safety
02 February 2007
The mineral content of milk and popular meats has fallen significantly in the past 60 years, according to a new analysis of government records of the chemical composition of everyday food.