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Lipids in Health and Disease , doi Published: 13 June Singh and Raj K. China released a five-year plan on Friday to upgrade its food safety regulations in the country's latest efforts to address food safety concerns. The government will improve national food safety standards by revamping outdated standards, reviewing and abolishing any contradicting or overlapping standards and working out new regulations, according to a plan posted on the website of the Ministry of Health.
China has more than 2, national food regulations and more than 2, industry-based regulations. Many of the regulations are overlapping or contradict each other, since multiple government agencies were given the responsibility of compiling their own standards years ago. According to the plan, 14 government departments, including the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Ministry of Agriculture, will coordinate to finish revamping the existing standards by China is still suffering from the absence of several major food safety regulations, the plan said.
The government will prioritize safety standards for dairy products, infant food, meat, alcohol, vegetable oil, seasoning, health products and food additives so as to specify limits for dangerous ingredients in these foods, according to the plan. Moreover, the government will make special efforts to set standards for testing various contaminants, food additives, microorganisms, pesticide and animal drug residue in food production by , according to the plan.
Food safety became a nationwide concern in China after a spate of food safety incidents, such as food contamination and the illegal use of prohibited ingredients and additives in food production. The most recent scandal involved an "unusual amount" of mercury found in baby formula produced by Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co. Yili started to recall the defective products on Wednesday. Labels: Food Safety , Food Science. The Institute of Medicine IoM of the National Academies is seeking the nomination of additional individuals to serve on its standing committee on childhood obesity prevention.
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Western Diet Changes Gut Bacteria and Triggers Colitis in Those at Risk Newswise --Certain saturated fats that are common in the modern Western diet can initiate a chain of events leading to complex immune disorders such as inflammatory bowel diseases IBD in people with a genetic predisposition, according to a study to be published early online in the journal Nature. High levels of omega-3 fatty acids in breast milk of Amerindian women UCSB News release --The omega-3 fatty acid docosahexaenoic acid DHA is vital for cognitive and visual development in infants.
Researchers have discovered that Amerindian women have higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids in their breast milk than women in the United States. Read the release. European Union plans to let traces of unapproved GMOs in food Reuters - -Tiny amounts of unapproved genetically modified organisms GMOs will be permitted in food imports to the European Union under draft rules due to be proposed shortly. Quality drop, ironically, supports United State's soybean use A relatively low level of protein in US soybeans may be underpinning demand for it, by forcing feed groups to use more of the oilseed to support the quality of their products.
Modulating the physical properties of sunflower oil and sorbitan monopalmitate-based organogels. Behera, B. This is our th blog post. Check back at CST today for details! The monthly AOCS email newsletter just went out. A double SPE procedure was developed as follows. Briefly, about 1 g of the oil was dissolved in chloroform and acetone. The sample was eluted with methanol under gravity at the rate of one drop per 2—3 s.
The vial was capped and rotated to spread the solvent over the residue and was then left to stand for 5 min. Then, 0. Then, 1 mL of the sample extract was added to the cartridge and the eluate was collected following the previous procedures. The process of washing the empty glass vial and transferring the solvent was repeated twice more total 6 mL. The eluent was evaporated again to a dry residue. The residue was dissolved in 0. An aliquot of 0.
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Solvent A was 0. The Pearson correlations between GEs and some of the examined parameters, as well as for the individual glycidyl esters and main fatty acids, were also investigated. Regression analysis R values was designated using Excel Microsoft. All oils were characterized by appropriate output parameters Table 1 which indicated a good quality of oil [ 7 , 8 ].
Thus, changes in these values during frying would indicate degradation of the oil's quality.
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Hydrolysis of frying oil triacylglycerols is one of the most common reactions that play a key role in frying oil degradation [ 19 ].