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U.S. Government Files Amicus Brief in Prop 12 Case

USA - June 23 2022 As previously reported, on March 28, 2022, the U.S. Supreme court granted a Writ of Certiorari petition submitted by the National Pork Producers…

FDA Publishes Guidance on Oversight of Food Covered by SRAs

USA - June 22 2022 On June 21, the FDA published a final guidance for FDA staff entitled “FDA Oversight of Food Covered by Systems Recognition Agreements” (SRAs). The…

FDA Provides Updates on Closer to Zero Plan

USA - June 21 2022 As we have previously blogged, FDA announced a three-phase “Closer to Zero” plan in 2021 to reduce the levels of arsenic, lead, cadmium, and Mercury…

HELP Committee Approves Bill to Address Infant Formula Shortage

USA - June 17 2022 The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee has approved the FDA Safety and Landmark Advancements Act of 2022 (FDASLA) to…

FDA Responds to Severe Weather Incidents

USA - June 16 2022 On June, 6 2022, FDA released an online resource page for human and Animal food producers who may be affected by flooding and severe weather…

Beyond Meat Sued Over Protein Content Claims

USA - June 15 2022 A proposed consumer class action lawsuit was filed against Beyond Meat, Inc. on June 10, alleging that the plant-based meat manufacturer embellished…

Class Action Lawsuits Follow in Wake of JIF Recall

USA - June 14 2022 As many of our readers (and fellow peanut butter consumers) are likely aware, on May 20th J.M. Smucker Co. issued a voluntary recall of its JIF…

Class Action Complaint filed in Eastern District of New York challenging “Natural” Dietary Supplements

USA - June 10 2022 The United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York received a class action complaint on May 31, 2022 regarding the usage of the…

Prop 65 Short-Form Warning Rulemaking to Expire

USA - June 9 2022 As previously reported, in January 2021 California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) proposed limits on the use of the…

CFS Argues USDA Hydroponic Position Erodes Organic Standards

USA - June 8 2022 On June 6, consumer interest advocacy groups and various organic farmers, including the Center for Food Safety (CFS) and Swanton Berry Farms, Inc…