The European Union has spent the best part of a decade debating how to better regulate chemicals with endocrine disrupting properties, but ahead of a meeting Dec. 21 that could vote on criteria to identify the substances, the bloc remains as divided as ever over the issue.
China will carry out a nationwide poll next month to test the public’s acceptance of genetically-modified food, a technology the government says would boost yields and sustainable agriculture in a country that’s seen consumption soar. Read moreRead More »
Following a filing for bankruptcy of South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co., U.S. shippers are bracing for steep rate increases on routes to and from Asia. “Hanjin accounts for 3.1% of global container capacity, according to maritime data provider Alphaliner.” Going into the holiday season, how will this be an impact to us? Read[…]Read More »