Insect sector calls for improved hygiene standards and more transparency

DENMARK – The International Platform of Insects for Food and Feed (IPIFF) has reaffirmed the need to establish EU food hygiene standards for the insect sector while fostering transparent communication along the food and feed […]

China halts imports from Viterra as ban on Canadian canola widens

CHINA – China has stopped importation of canola from Viterra, one of Canada’s largest grain handling business as crackdown on Canadian canola expands. Viterra becomes the second company whose registration has been cancelled by Canadian […]

Zambia bans single-use plastic packaging materials to curb pollution

ZAMBIA – The Zambian government has banned single-use plastic packaging materials and their resultant waste to safeguard the environment, reports Lusaka Times. The announcement was made by the Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environmental […]