Food safety

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UK trade deal with Australia amounts to ‘offshoring’ pesticide use, MPs say
Select committee says ministers want to rush through deal allowing food imports that fall below UK environmental standards

Helena Horton Environment reporter

30, Jun, 2022 @4:53 PM

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Lab-grown meat firms say post-Brexit UK could be at forefront
Technology, touted as low-carbon, faces long regulation process in EU but industry hopes UK will expedite approval

Arthur Neslen

19, May, 2022 @2:00 PM

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More than 3,000 potentially harmful chemicals found in food packaging
International experts who analyzed more than 1,200 scientific studies warn chemicals are being consumed with unknown long-term impacts

Matt Krupnick

19, May, 2022 @12:17 PM

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UK supermarkets recall cooked chicken in salmonella scare
Sandwiches and wraps from Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and Aldi are among products to be removed

Sarah Butler

12, May, 2022 @2:32 PM

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Forget microplastics: we may have a much smaller problem
Nanoparticles are added to food, fabrics, cosmetics and drugs with few controls – and often end up in the sea. Now scientists are asking how safe they are

Anna Turns

25, Apr, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Food Standards Agency draws up list of food products containing cannabidiol
Move intended to ensure CBD products ‘are safe and what they say they are’, says FSA’s chief executive

Geneva Abdul

31, Mar, 2022 @12:56 PM

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The end of free-range eggs? Year-round bird flu outbreaks may keep hens inside
Highly virulent variants of avian flu now appear endemic in wild birds, making farms prone to outbreaks all year, experts warn

Tom Levitt

25, Mar, 2022 @6:15 AM

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Free-range eggs unavailable in Britain from Monday
Hens have been indoors for months because of avian flu and their eggs must now be differently labelled

Tom Levitt

18, Mar, 2022 @6:41 PM

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‘See what you have and use it up’: seven steps to organising a functional fridge
When it comes to food waste and food poisoning, a refrigerator can be a culprit or an ally. It all depends on how it is arranged

Shona Hendley

16, Mar, 2022 @4:30 PM

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How to stop wasting food and save money
We throw out £2.1bn-worth of fresh fruit and veg each year because it’s mouldy, gone soft or is out of date

Zoe Wood

07, Mar, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Americans exposed to toxic BPA at levels far above what EU considers safe – study
Petition urges FDA to strongly limit use of BPA, which is linked to cancer and other health problems

Tom Perkins

06, Feb, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Chef sentenced after one killed and 31 left ill by undercooked shepherd’s pie
John Croucher admits contravening food regulations after incident in which woman died in Northamptonshire

Steven Morris and agency

02, Dec, 2021 @10:22 AM

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