Sustainability

FDA announces winners of low-cost traceability awards

The FDA has announced the 12 winners of the FDA New Era of Smarter Food Safety Low- or No-Cost Tech-Enabled Traceability Challenge. From the time t... continue reading »

FoodChain ID acquires product development firm Hamilton Grant

FoodChain ID, a provider of technology-enabled food safety, quality, and sustainability solutions, has acquired Hamilton Grant, a global provider of p... continue reading »

PSSI announces water-conservation goals

Food safety and contract sanitation provider PSSI announced a new water conservation goal of saving two billion gallons of water by 2026, which is the... continue reading »

Aptean has RFP template designed to help food producers begin digital transformation

Aptean has announced the availability of a new Request for Proposal (RFP) template designed especially for food and beverage manufacturers that are lo... continue reading »

Food Traceability Leadership Consortium identifies guidelines for FSMA regulations

The Food Traceability Leadership Consortium (FTLC), formed in March, has announced three key guidelines for its ongoing work to explore solutions to t... continue reading »

USDA to host virtual food waste innovation fair on May 26

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced April 28 that it will host the first-ever Food Loss and Waste Innovation Fair from noon to 4 p.m. ... continue reading »

Duda Farm Fresh Foods establishes sustainable packaging program

Duda Farm Fresh Foods has established sustainable packaging program to outline goals and look for new opportunities to reduce packaging's impact on th... continue reading »

Biden administration forms working group to support farmers amid water shortage

The Biden administration announced April 21 the formation of an Interagency Working Group to address worsening drought conditions in the West and supp... continue reading »

Lamb Weston to begin incorporating vegetable byproduct into packaging

Driving toward a goal of using more sustainable materials in packaging, two Lamb Weston Alexia brand products will use corn and potato starch in their... continue reading »

Guidance document released for use of recycled plastics in food packaging

TheĀ Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) announced April 7 industry guidance to ensure recycled plastic packaging meets and exceeds compliance re... continue reading »