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THIS SECTION IS FOR NEWS AND INTERESTING STORIES RELATED TO FOOD, NUTRITION AND FOOD PROCESSING. THEY ARE NOT NECESSARILY RELATED TO KOSHER BUT MAY BE OF INTEREST TO THE KOSHER CONSUMER, MANUFACTURER OR MASHGIACH.

The following news is from the FDA Guidance Document and FDA Learning Nodule posted on October 30, 2014.

The FDA has issued two documents that are related to seafood labeling and processing:

  • The FDA has issued a new list of acceptable names. The FDA is also now using DNA to test the fish that are most likey to be mislabeled. The FDA has found that the fish were correctly labeled 85% of the time.
  • The FDA has also produced a learning module for seafood processors.

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