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More child labor prevention needed as cocoa prices fall, warn UTZ and ICI

ICI and UTZ say declining cocoa prices may increase the risk of child labor.  Photo: UTZ

 A sharp decline in cocoa prices could put children at increased risk of child labor unless more is done, say the heads of UTZ and ICI.

'We will react and respond to any discriminatory measures against Malaysian palm oil,' warns minister

'We will react and respond to any discriminatory measures against Malaysian palm oil,' warns minister

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Bayn to extend sweetener reach in Norway with distribution deal

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Mars brand perception takes hit but expected to recover after recall

Real Stevia fields in Paraguay. © Matias Maluff

Sweden’s Real Stevia to bring sweetener back to its roots with Paraguayan plant

Talkin’ Things creates NFC Smart Packaging for iPhone and Android. Picture: Talkin' Things.

Talkin’ Things NFC Smart Packaging System integrates iPhone and Android

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Syngenta to sell sugar beet business

Stop the Traffik launches A Matter of Taste report. Picture: Stop the Traffik.

Nestlé comes out top in report assessing chocolate companies for their progress tackling child labor

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PureCircle develops stevia plant 20 times sweeter than standard plant

The Lampados International 3D Stevia sweetner. Picture: Lampados International.

Lampados International launches 3D stevia sweetner

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