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Nicotinamide could halve Australia’s healthcare costs for skin cancers

A new health economics analysis paper has been presented to Australian lawmakers at Parliament House to show how nicotinamide could double the cost benefits of its use.

Dateline Southeast Asia

Filipino lawmakers voice support for soda tax bill

Plus: Singapore puts emphasis on curbing widespread food wastage after 50% increase; Fertiliser firms must work with food companies to boost Indonesian production; and Uncertain outlook for Thai skipjack tuna prices.

Add seaweed to food to improve heart health, Danish researchers urge industry

Food manufacturers should add seaweed to help combat cardiovascular disease and related conditions, according to researchers.

Olive oil may protect against damages of air pollution: EPA study

Dietary supplementation with olive oil may protect blood vessels from the deleterious effects of air pollution, suggests a new study from the US Environment Protection Agency.

South Asia Radius

Food Security Act to be in place by March 2016 despite delays

Plus: Mis-stating sodium content is commonplace, claims researcher; Industry growth continues at 11% per year; Record chilli prices follow difficult growing conditions; and Named chains among those found to be selling unsafe sweets in Delhi.

This week Down Under

Keen-snacking Aussies still not tucking into healthy potato chips

Plus: Complementary health red tape review well received by industry; F&B segment doing the ‘heavy lifting’ for New Zealand’s economy; and Coopers launches home-brew range in international styles.

Indonesia is burning - but how responsible is the palm oil industry?

Indonesia’s forests are being ravaged by forest and peatland fires that are sparking a public health and environmental crisis – but how responsible is the palm oil industry?

Krones celebrates 100th order to install ErgoBloc L. machine in South Korea

Krones is celebrating after receiving its 100th order to install its ErgoBloc L. machine at FINE Bio for CSDs and still water, at its facility in Kirisan National Park, South Korea in 2016.

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