- Consumer class action lawsuits against Goldfish-brand snacks (discussed here) and others have alleged that such products do not comply with 21 CFR § 101.60 (“Nutrient content claims for the
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- A putative class action complaint was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
- Histamine and other spoilage compounds can form when certain fish species, such as tuna and mahi-mahi, are not chilled promptly after death and maintained in a chilled state, or otherwise
- FDA’s definition of “dietary fiber” at 21 CFR 101.9(c)(6)(i) identifies seven soluble, isolated or synthetic non-digestible carbohydrates (NDCs) that have been determined by FDA to have physiological effects that are
- The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) worked collaboratively with the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (FDA/CFSAN) in
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- A proposed class action lawsuit filed against Barilla America Inc. in October 2018 alleges that consumers in
- FDA’s Produce Safety Rule (PSR), finalized in 2015 under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), established “Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption,” including
- N-acetyl-L-cysteine (NAC) is widely available as a dietary supplement and is also used to treat acetaminophen (Tylenol) poisoning and other conditions, such as lung collapse. In July 2020, the U.S.
- The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) routinely monitors clusters of illnesses to determine if FSIS-regulated products may be the source of food-borne illnesses.
- Our readers will recall a 2019 agreement by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on joint oversight