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Controversy swirls around palm oil in Nutella

January 12, 2017 by


by Madelyn Fernstrom If your day just isn’t the same without the sweet taste of Nutella — OK, some of us eat it by the spoonful straight from the jar — you may have been jolted by some startling headlines. A recent report from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) — a well-respected regulatory organization, […]

What is Nutella? FDA wants to know

November 4, 2016 by


The Food and Drug Administration (FDA ) is announcing the establishment of a docket to receive comments, particularly data and other information, on the appropriate reference amount customarily consumed (RACC) and product category for flavored nut butter spreads (e.g., cocoa, cookie, and coffee flavored), and products that can be used to fill cupcakes and other […]

Nutella Lawsuit: Ferrero Settles Class-Action Suit Over Health Claims For $3 Million

April 27, 2012 by


Well, it turns out that eating everything slathered in nutella isn’t the healthiest thing for you. The manufacturers of the chocolate-hazelnut spread, Ferrero, have agreed to a $3 million settlement in a lawsuit calling foul on the product’s purported health benefits. If you were led to believe such claims, which is what a new class […]