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PEGS, incorporated into packaging, could soon detect spoilage gases in meat and fish

Food freshness sensors could replace ‘use-by’ dates to cut food waste

Food waste is a major global problem with substantial economic and environmental consequences. 30% of all food produced for human consumption (∼1.3 billion tons)...
Open food repo DNA: Enabling consumers to analyze their food's DNA

Open food repo DNA: Enabling consumers to analyze their food’s DNA

Food systems emerged with the dawn of civilization when agriculture, including the domestication of animals, set the stage for permanent settlements. Since agriculture began,...
Human diet causing 'catastrophic' damage to planet

Human diet causing ‘catastrophic’ damage to planet

As of now, about a billion people are ravenous and another two billion are eating excessively of the wrong food, causing epidemics of obesity,...
A New Way to Mix Oil and Water

A New Way to Mix Oil and Water

Even after mixing oil and water together, they tend to remains separate. The oil always floats to the top because it is less dense than...
Fifth of world's food lost to over-eating and waste

Fifth of world’s food lost to over-eating and waste

The world population consumes only 10 percent more food than it needs. Almost 1.3 billion tons food gets wasted or lost in the overall world....
Scientists Think Cockroach Milk Could Be the Super food of the Future

Scientists Think Cockroach Milk Could Be the Super food of the Future

A team of international scientists has just discovered that cockroach milk is four times more nutritious as compared to cow's milk. Scientists think that...
Inulin-Propionate Ester: A Supplement That Can Switch Off Junk Food Cravingsvideo

Inulin-Propionate Ester: Supplement That Can Switch Off Junk Food Cravings

Researchers at Imperial College London, UK have developed a supplement that can switch off the strong desire for high-calorie foods, like pizza and doughnuts....

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