Food quality control expert inspecting at meat specimen in the laboratory

The TBARS Method

July 27, 2011 smitsa 2

An assay for measuring the end products of lipid peroxidation or more specifically malondialdehyde (MDA) need not cause controversy but it was worth noting how attempts to improve […]

Camu camu berry fruits (lat. myrciaria dubia) which are grown in the amazon region and have a very high vitamin c content (selective focus, focus on the two berries in the front)

Camu Camu

June 24, 2011 smitsa 0

There are some fascinating fruits to be found in the South American jungles and none more so than the fruit of the camu camu (Myrciaria […]

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Pumpkin Pie

June 19, 2011 smitsa 0

Ingredients For the pastry: 200g plain flour 1 tsp ground cinnamon (optional) 125g (4oz) butter 2 tbsp icing sugar For the filling: 180g (6oz) caster […]

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Dietary Calcium & Weight Loss

October 21, 2010 smitsa 0

There has recently been accumulating evidence to support the hypothesis that  dietary calcium may play an important role in body weight regulation. Several reports have found […]

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The Consumer Goods Forum

October 18, 2010 smitsa 0

The Consumer Goods Forum is an independent global parity-based Consumer Goods network. It brings together the CEOs and senior management of around 650 retailers, manufacturers, […]