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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 FoodSafetyNews.com/ on December 1, 2015.

The Food Labeling Modernization act of 2015 will require sesame to be added to the list of major food allergens, which currently list milk, eggs, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat and soybean. "Sesame allergies have probably increased more than any other type of food allergy over the past 10 to 20 years." Sesame has become the fifth most common allergy in the US.

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