Coffee, olive oil and fish are just some of the adulterated and intentionally mislabeled foods regularly passed off as something they’re not.
In a country where we have relatively strict labeling regulations, many food manufacturers still manage to swindle shoppers by adding fillers or diluting the real deal with less expensive ingredients, without the knowledge of the consumer. And in fact, it’s become so prevalent that the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention, a nonprofit that sets standards used by the FDA, set up a database to track the infractions. Called the Food Fraud Database (FFD), it describes food fraud as the "deliberate substitution, addition, tampering or misrepresentation of food, food ingredients or food packaging, or false or misleading statements made about a product for economic gain." It has a shocking number of entries.
Facebook is testing whether to follow Twitter's lead and allow users to click on a hashtag to pull up all posts about similar topics or events so it can quickly index conversations around trending topics.
Mye makes $100K for Oakville hospitalInsideHalton.comOAKVILLE BEAVER - Twenty-five years ago, Motoaki “Mo” Aoki marked two major events in his life — the birth of... Re: Mye donating next week's profits to new hospital, Oakville Beaver, Oct 19, 2012.
If the U.S. were to pay off the $4.5 trillion debt to these countries, each American needs to dig into their pocket for $14,458.00 to pay these nations with amount ranging from $39 to the Australian Government to $3,719 to the Chinese Government.
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BURLINGTON, ON November 22, 2012 Earlier this year I wrote about the BusinessInBurlington MeetUp organized by social media entrepreneur James Burchill. Since that time I've been intrigued by the continued ...