Day: May 31, 2017

AU: Australian olive oil producers use QR codes to reassure Chinese of authenticity

ABC News: Chinese consumers of specially marked Australian Olive Oil will soon be able to scan a label on the bottle to confirm its authenticity and meet the producer via a personalised video. Proponents of the international marketing tool, called Australian Authentic, anticipate the approach will double the return to Australian growers.
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Day: May 31, 2017

NL: Test fresh produce’s nitrate content and Geiger radiation at home

FreshPlaza: A new step in food safety. Chinese website Alibaba offers food counters that immediately measure the amount of nitrate in your fresh produce, and knows whether your food has been exposed to radioactive radiation. For approximately 100 dollar, you can own Greentest, the Portable High Quality Accuracy Food Detector.
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