Topic: Center for Science in the Public Interest
The bill makes biggest changes to Child Nutrition Act in half a century. It expands access to school lunch program and lets USDA set child nutrition guidelines for schools. Next stop: Obama's desk.
12/02/2010 05:52 pm
Egg recall this past week involves megafarmer Jack DeCoster, whose farm was part of this summer's huge 550 million egg recall.
11/09/2010 06:00 pm
Happy Meal ban: San Francisco restaurants can't package toys with unhealthy meals, says Board of Supervisors. Happy Meals either have to become healthier or lose the toys.
11/04/2010 01:10 pm
As the food recall list grows and food imports flood into the US, it may be time to revamp America's 70-year-old laws on food safety.
10/23/2010 10:56 am
Maple syrup: The maker of 'Log Cabin All Natural Syrup' will take out artificial coloring from its product. Producers of authentic maple syrup in Vermont have been critical of Log Cabin's marketing.
09/29/2010 11:52 am
Happy Meals have been a part of McDonald's menu for three decades. Now, San Francisco is considering a ban on the toys in Happy Meals.
08/13/2010 11:06 am
Happy Meals are being targeted by a consumer group for making kids fat. Toys in the Happy Meal are to blame the group says.
06/22/2010 06:11 pm
Deforestation destroys the habitat of the largest animal to live primarily in trees.
05/28/2009 01:00 am