Tag: Centre for Science and Environment

CSE Exposes The Rot: From Canola Oil to Silken Tofu, Food Products with Genetically Modified Ingredients Sold With Utter Disregard for the Law

Posted: July 26, 2018 at 10:47 pm   /   Latest News

THE COUNTRY’S leading research and advocacy body — Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) — has red flagged the widespread availability of food products with genetically modified (GM) ingredients. And this illegal business is being conducted through friendly neighbourhood kirana stores without the knowledge of the store owners and, of course, the consumers. The import, […]

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Maggi May Be Bad For You But It’s Not Alone: Don’t Spare The Rest After Token Bans on Instant Noodles Brand

Posted: June 4, 2015 at 5:48 am   /   Latest News

PHOTO CAPTION The food business in our country is one unappetising mess, but the Maggi row has given the Food Safety & Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) an opportunity not only to go after the other violators, but also to clean up slaughterhouses, restaurants and street food vendors. THE nationwide action initiated against Maggi noodles […]

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