Day: January 4, 2018

UK: Food safety paramount for Chinese online shoppers of imported food

Undercurrent News: Based on an online survey of 1,259 Chinese consumers, the survey finds food safety and product quality rank ahead of trust in e-commerce platforms; attractive prices; convenience; and being accustomed to shopping online, among the factors which determine Chinese shoppers’ purchases.
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Day: January 4, 2018

AU: NRS to test for metals and microbes from Jan 2018

Apple & Pear Australia Ltd: The Apple & Pear National Residue Survey (NRS) will be expanded from January this year to include microbiological and metal screening in addition to the existing pesticide residue analysis to reflect growing demands for more comprehensive food safety data.
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