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World first: Dutch start-up launches zero-chemical additives and sweeteners

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Rotterdam-based start-up, 7th Circle BV, has launched their new range of natural, healthy additives called Fooditive. The launch heralds the introduction of the world’s first zero-chemical additives to the food and beverage market. The new Fooditives are derived from wholly food waste and include emulsifiers, sweeteners, thickening agents and preserving agents. “The products help companies in the food and beverage… Read more »

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Pizza Hut and Taco Bell eliminate artificial flavors

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Following Panera Bread and Chipotle’s example, Yum! Brands announced plans to eliminate artificial flavors and food coloring in its restaurants Taco Bell and Pizza Hut. Taco Bell reported they will be replacing artificial ingredients with natural alternatives at the end of the year and seek to eliminate all artificial additives and preservatives by late 2017. In the case of Pizza… Read more »

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Clean Label

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Natural, authentic, free from preservatives, additive free…so many terms refer to this notion of returning to less processed ingredients – which are more authentic and functional – and to a reduction, or even elimination, of widely used additives. Encouraged by media coverage, the suspicion surrounding additives is further increasing this phenomenon, which is already well under way.

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