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‘Urgent action’ needed to tackle Japan’s food waste

By Gary Scattergood

Food manufacturers in Japan have made good progress in reducing and recycling food waste, but further efforts are urgently needed across all other stages of the supply chain, especially at the consumer level.

Nestlé prepares to return Maggi noodles to the shelves

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Nestlé prepares to return Maggi noodles to the shelves

By RJ Whitehead

As individual Indian states begin to lift their ban on Maggi noodles, Nestlé has been paving the way for a return to the shelves for the snack which has suffered a torrid year at the hands of the subcontinent’s food authorities.

A ban on plastic packaging would directly impact plastic industry sales worth Rs53,000 crores


Ficci: Banning plastics is not the solution

By RJ Whitehead

Banning plastic packaging is not a “viable option”, Indian businesses have warned ahead of an official meeting that will discuss a possible ban.


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