The Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition has granted notification of GRAS (generally recognized as safe) for the use of Alltech’s selenized yeast Sel-Plex as a human food additive.

The Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition has granted notification of GRAS (generally recognized as safe) for the use of Alltech’s selenized yeast Sel-Plex as a human food additive. Cargill's cocoa and chocolate business said it made a new product innovation in cocoa powder that greatly improves wettability and dispersability in cold drink mix applications. Cargill's cocoa powder is said to disappear twice as quickly below the surface of the cold liquid (wettability) and will disperse evenly throughout the liquid (dispersability). Danisco said it has committed to a major investment to expand production of its functional fiber, Litesse polydextrose, in response to global demand.