A consumer association denounces the excessive presence of plastic in food packaging

In a vast survey, the CLCV listed the packaging of more than 250 food products and criticized the excessive presence of plastic in relation to the quantity of food. The alarm bell is ringing. While the anti-waste law, passed in 2020, sets targets for reducing packaging – and in particular to limit the presence of … Read more

have food recalls really increased?

THE CHEKING PROCESS – In the wake of the Buitoni pizza and Kinder chocolate scandals ahead of Easter, recalls seem to be on the rise. Is that the case ? The recalls of food products seem to be linked since the spring. The Buitoni frozen pizza scandal was followed a few weeks later by the … Read more

Israel unveils 2,700-year-old papyrus repatriated from US

The manuscript dated to the late seventh or early sixth century BC belonged to an American from Montana. Written in ancient Hebrew, it is typical of the period of the first Jewish temple in Jerusalem. The Israel Antiquities Authority on Wednesday unveiled a papyrusextremely rare, 2700 years old and written in ancient Hebrew, rediscovered by … Read more

An Italian Nobel Prize winner at the heart of a controversy over… cooking pasta

Italian physicist Giorgio Parisi suggested on Facebook to turn off the heat under the pan when cooking pasta to save energy. Great harm has taken him. Energy savings, but not at any cost. In Italy, the physicist Giorgio Parisi, Nobel Prize winner moreover, advertised on his Facebook account a small daily gesture that saves more … Read more