Food and beverage manufacturing regulation
Hungary first in EU to approve Chinese COVID-19 vaccine
Jan. 29, 2021 10:45 AM EST
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s medicine and food safety regulator on Friday approved China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, making it the...
Minnesota Democrats, unions announce meatpacking safety bill
By Mohamed Ibrahim Jan. 27, 2021 06:30 PM EST
Distillers that made hand sanitizer won't face federal fine
Jan. 01, 2021 01:52 PM EST
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Vancouver’s Quartz Mountain Distillers was surprised Wednesday by a $14,060 fine from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for...
Maine's senators seek to boost small food processors
Dec. 25, 2020 09:56 AM EST
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's U.S. senators are behind a proposed law change that seeks to level the playing field for small food processors. ...
Nebraska could get first virus vaccine doses mid-December
By Grant Schulte Dec. 02, 2020 10:33 AM EST
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska could gets its first shipments of a coronavirus vaccine in less than two weeks if the proposed drug wins federal approval, but...
China becoming battleground for plant-based meat makers
By Zen Soo Sep. 11, 2020 12:14 AM EDT
Food plant cited for failing to protect workers from virus
Sep. 10, 2020 05:05 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California’s workplace safety regulator has cited a frozen food manufacturer and its temporary employment agency for failing to protect...
Smithfield Foods pork plant faces OSHA fine from outbreak
By Stephen Groves Sep. 10, 2020 04:42 PM EDT
Mexico targets junk food as obesity takes toll amid pandemic
By Mark Stevenson Aug. 19, 2020 06:27 PM EDT
Southern Mexico state bans junk food sales to children
By Carlos Rodriguez Aug. 06, 2020 07:09 PM EDT
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Legislators in southern Mexico have approved a ban on selling high-calorie snack food to children, seeking to combat one of the world’s...
Home deliveries don't get food-tax exemption during pandemic
By Morgan Lee Jul. 02, 2020 07:00 PM EDT
Governor: Iowa OSHA acted appropriately on Tyson complaint
By Ryan J. Foley May. 19, 2020 11:32 AM EDT
First employer cited for violating COVID-19 safety rules
May. 12, 2020 06:35 PM EDT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon workplace safety regulators have cited an Oregon food processor for unsafe practices after nearly three dozen of its employees...