Everybody loves ice-cream or frozen dessert, especially in the summer. Ice-creams are available in hundreds of flavors and colors. Continue reading
The Delhi High Court asked the Delhi government to file an affidavit noting the steps taken by it to create awareness and also control pesticide residue or colouring in fruits and vegetables. The court also wanted a response by November 4 on a plea seeking directions to carry out quality tests on imported Chinese “plastic rice”. Continue reading
Nestle Maggi 2 minute masala noodles will always be remembered in India as the product which brought about widespread awareness of Food safety in India.
Nestle Maggi enjoyed complete monopoly among instant noodle brands for decades and suddenly it was banned by India’s FDA on the basis of lab test reports, which conflicted with those from other reputed labs, including government labs in Singapore, UK and other places, which found nothing wrong. The India tests apparently revealed higher than permissible levels of lead in the masala and also the presence of MSG, while the label claimed that the product contains no added MSG. Continue reading
With all the food awareness in India, there is an awareness about the harmful effects of gluten on the body, and so people are going gluten-free to keep healthy but what they don’t know is that in most of these gluten-free products ,there is a possibility that you are eating a lot of starchy replacement flours like tapioca starch, potato starch, and rice flour. Continue reading
Sugar Free is a well-known Indian brand of artificial sweetener by Zydus Healthcare. Sugar Free Natura contains sucralose. Many people use it as a supposedly healthier alternative to sugar. Sucralose is 600 times sweeter than sugar and is widely used in baked foods and pastries, apart from frozen yogurts and chewing gum. Continue reading