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Standard News
Friday 11 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IFU Awards presented to Hans Jürgen Hofsommer and Tetra Pak »
*****Press release***** 11-10-19 IFU AWARDS PRESENTED TO HANS JÜRGEN HOFSOMMER AND TETRA PAK  ...
Wednesday 9 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safety and Quality of Water »
Find here a link to a FAO/WHO report on the Safety and Quality of Water Used in Food Production and Processing Report...
Friday 4 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Citrus BR Orange juice value chain position paper 2018-2019 crop »
Citrus BR Orange juice value chain position paper 2018-2019 crop. It contains information on the following topics....
Thursday 26 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report on Lebanon Roadshow in latest Fruit Juice Focus »
Our members Juice Market have issued the 17th edition of Fruit Juice Focus . In this edition, read an incisive repor...
Wednesday 25 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New IFU webpages posted »
2 new IFU webpages have been listed under the heading Juicypedia.  Juice Days. Contains information on Natio...

Featured News
Tuesday 5 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Press articles related to the SGF IFU Radshow in Azerbaijan »
Please find here some articles that cover our last stop of the 2019 roadshow: the Seminar on Oct. 31 in Baku, Azerbaijan...
Thursday 15 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FAO publication on ultra-processed foods. »
Please see below a link to the FAO document “Ultra processed foods, diet quality and health using the NOVA system” Doc...
Thursday 25 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New IFU method #85 "The net volume determination of consumer packaged juices. »
The Methods of Analysis Commission have published a new method #85 "The net volume determination of consumer packaged juic...
Tuesday 18 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Revision of IFU Recommendation #2. Determination of Patulin »
General information. Patulin is a mycotoxin produced by particular forms of moulds typically from the genera aspergi...
Sunday 28 April 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Revision of IFU Micro Method #12 for ACB has been updated »
The IFU Micro Working Group has now finalised the revision of IFU Micro Method #12, The Detection and Enumeration of&...

Crop reports
Sunday 27 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Overview Global Apple Market »
Germany: Undersized harvest, various long-term investments In Germany, almost all cultivation areas report a moderate t...
Friday 26 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Citrus: World Markets and Trade »
Global orange production will increase 6.3 million MT to 54.3 million MT. Global orange juice production (65 degrees...
Thursday 11 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
South African and Turkish USDA citrus crop reports »
To note for 2018/19. South Africa Grapefruit. Production decreased slightly 1% to 415,000 MT which is due to small...
Wednesday 19 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brazil Orange Crop report 2018/19 »
Please see below a link to the USDA Brazil citrus crop report. To note. For 2018/19 the orange crop is projected at 494 m...
Tuesday 18 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Zealand Apple and Pear crop report »
Please see a link below to the USDA New Zealand Apple and Pear production report. To note for 2018/19 apple production is...

Nutrition & Health
Monday 23 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blueberries aid healthy ageing studies suggest »
Blueberries aid healthy ageing studies suggest https://www.nutraingredients.com/Article/2019/08/01/Blueberries-aid-he...
Monday 23 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Juice Products Association Aligns with Healthy Drinks, Healthy Kids Guidelines »
WASHINGTON, DC (September 18, 2019) – U.S. juice manufacturers support healthy beverage guidelines that include 100% juice...
Tuesday 8 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Beetroot and Pomegranate Juice may help reduce blood pressure »
A an article from the Daily Express (7-1-19) suggests Beetroot and Pomegranate Juice may help reduce blood pressure....

Events
Sunday 27 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Press articles related to "The Future of Juice" »
Please find here an article covering our seminar "The Future of Juice" at Cibus Tec on Oct. 23, 2019. We thank our membe...
Wednesday 25 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New start time for the IFU Assembly of Delegates »
The IFU Assembly of Delegates taking place on the 30th September at the Hilton Hotel Antwerp will now start at 17.30. ...
Wednesday 31 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MTV news report on the Lebanon Roadshow »
Clip available of the MTV news report on the IFU SGF Lebanon roadshow held in Beirut on the 23rd July.  https://www.y...

IFU Methods
Saturday 24 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New IFU Method. Titrimetric determination of vitamin C »
New IFU Method of analysis #17 has been listed on the IFU website under Methods of Analysis and then Chemical Methods....
Thursday 11 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New IFU Recommendation #16. Review of methods of analysis for pesticide residues. »
General information . The use of agrochemicals is central to most agricultural production.  These materials are...

Science
Wednesday 30 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Control of patulin in apples »
Patulin in Apples and Apple-Based Food Products: The Burdens and the Mitigation Strategies (Zhong et al 2018)  Th...
Tuesday 22 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fruit smoothie using green coconut, sugar reduction and flavour in an orange juice based soft drink »
Development of a fruit smoothie with solid albumen of green coconut Abstract The present study aimed to develop a m...