In the News IFT food science experts and publications are often quoted in news stories around the world.

The articles below reference IFT press releases, IFT events, Food Technology articles, IFT spokespeople, or other experts provided via the IFT Media Relations department.

Food Technologists in Chicago are Taking on the Global Obesity Epidemic
Chicago Inno, January 22, 2015
This article spotlights the latest FutureFood 2050 article series on different ways to approach solving the obesity epidemic.

Healthy Junk Food? Hey Why Not?
Marc Gunther Blog, January 21, 2015
This blog post features an interview with Hank Cardello, one of the people profiled in the FutureFood 2050 series on obesity.

Pasture Feeding May Improve Nutritional Benefits of Red Meat
Food Manufacturing, January 21, 2015
This article features a study in Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety on pasture-fed lamb meat.

Weighing the Concern over Arsenic in Food
Food Engineering Magazine, January 21, 2015
This article features an article from Food Technology magazine about the levels of arsenic in food.

Planning for a Recall
Food Safety Magazine, January 20, 2015
This article recommends companies review IFT’s traceability reports when undertaking a traceability plan.

How Green Smoothies are Like a School Bully
Natural News, January 19, 2015
This article quotes IFT spokesperson Kristie Crowe, PhD, RD, LD about ingredients that add the most nutrition to a green smoothie.

Got Safe Beef?
Quality Digest, January 15, 2015
This article features information from IFT’s’ report comparing global food traceability regulations and requirements of 21 countries.

Kitchens of the future could fundamentally change food processing industry
Food Processing Australia, January 14, 2015
This article highlights IFT’s FutureFood 2050 series on the kitchen of the future in regards to how it will impact the food processing industry.

What Lies Ahead In Fortified Food?
Candy USA, January 14, 2015
This article quotes IFT Spokesperson, Cathy Adams Hutt, PhD, RD about how fortification can be applied to snack foods.

Many misunderstand food expiration rules, experts say
Utica Observer-Dispatch, January 3, 2015
This article quotes IFT Past President John Ruff on how there have been no major product recalls or food poisoning outbreaks related to shelf-life issues.  

The Best Marinades For Tender Meats: Ones With Plenty Of Salt
LifeHacker.com, January 3, 2015
This article features an IFT Food Facts video about the chemistry behind BBQ.

6 Natural Ways to Cure Your Hangover Blues
TakePart.com, January 1, 2015
This article includes a Journal of Food Science study about how asparagus may be a natural hangover remedy.

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