When I was in school, the only 'food safety' related stuff that I was taught were the standard 'wash your hands before eating
Dushyant Krishnan is a lawyer with a keen interest in food safety and food law. He set up http://foodnetindia.in/, India’s first online destination for food safety, security and food law. foodnetindia’s mission is to educate Indians about food safety. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the earliest memories I have of my grandmother is her buying fish from the fisherwoman who used to come to their doorstep
18/02/2018 10:09 AM IST
Just because a product is available doesn't mean that it is safe.
23/01/2018 9:47 AM IST
It's a bane for kids.
16/11/2017 10:14 AM IST
Like they say, prevention is better than cure.
31/10/2017 11:21 AM IST
67% of the poultry farms tested used antimicrobials as growth boosters—despite a government ban.
07/09/2017 9:07 AM IST
Fake supplements dominate the market.
03/09/2017 10:01 AM IST
Hailing from Mumbai, I ate a ton of ice cream every summer. It was a tasty way to beat the heat. After I started foodnetindia
13/07/2017 7:39 PM IST
As a kid, I used to get excited about the summer holidays for two reasons. One, because it meant not having to wake up early
19/06/2017 8:40 AM IST
Cooking oil is a staple food item in every household. While there are several types of cooking oil, vegetable oils are probably
03/06/2017 11:59 AM IST
When I was in school, I ate an average of 4 vada pavs a week, mostly during the school recess. It was pretty much the school's
02/06/2017 7:47 AM IST
In an earlier article, I wrote that the United States Food And Drug Administration (USFDA) had banned marketing of over-the
10/05/2017 8:33 AM IST
The jury is still out but it’s best to be prudent.
04/05/2017 3:05 PM IST
How safe is diethyl phthalate or DEP?
04/05/2017 8:50 AM IST
Regular soap may be a better option.
30/03/2017 1:31 PM IST
They are poisoning their victims.
07/03/2017 10:24 PM IST
Some time ago, I had written an article about the possible link between talcum powder use by women and ovarian cancer. Today
25/02/2017 6:56 PM IST
This applies to everyone, even the so-called educated classes.
07/02/2017 9:54 PM IST
I normally write about potentially unsafe food that people eat, or chemicals and pesticides added to food, etc. This time
09/01/2017 11:56 PM IST
I think they should!
31/12/2016 3:45 PM IST
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