WHO wants to strip trans fats from global food supply in five years

WHO wants to strip trans fats from global food supply in five years

Updated May 15, 2018 10:49:20 The World Health Organisation (WHO) wants industrially-produced trans fats — linked with 500,000 deaths worldwide each year — stripped out of the global food supply within five years. Key points: Denmark was the first country to impose strict restrictions on trans fats It saw a …

Dairy Farmers land NSW hospitals’ milk supply contract over local Norco, draws angry reaction from farmers – ABC Rural

Dairy Farmers land NSW hospitals’ milk supply contract over local Norco, draws angry reaction from farmers – ABC Rural

The NSW Health Department is under fire for handing a milk contract to foreign-owned Dairy Farmers at the expense of local supplier Norco. Norco has been dumped as the supplier to 15 north coast health facilities from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie. The contract has been awarded to Queensland’s Dairy …

Supply increase makes no impact on Sydney’s rental market as tenants struggle to pay

Supply increase makes no impact on Sydney’s rental market as tenants struggle to pay

Posted April 30, 2018 00:02:45 Photo: The Sydney rental market is still unaffordable for people on lower incomes (ABC News ) A 28 per cent increase in supply across Sydney’s rental market has failed to push down prices, with less than 1 per cent of properties in Sydney’s market considered …

Royal Adelaide Hospital contractor under fire over substandard food supply

Royal Adelaide Hospital contractor under fire over substandard food supply

Updated April 24, 2018 17:44:51 Photo: Sam Carter’s family member was served this meal while in the RAH. (Facebook: Sam Carter) The private operators of the $2.3 billion new Royal Adelaide Hospital could face financial penalties for the substandard delivery of food to patients. The hospital has been beset by …

Federal Government gives $6 million to boost domestic gas supply to Chinese-owned Westside Corporation

Federal Government gives $6 million to boost domestic gas supply to Chinese-owned Westside Corporation

Posted April 24, 2018 05:08:43 Photo: Ye Cheng (L) and Mike Hughes (R) sign the Westside deal in 2014 witnessed by China’s President Xi Jinping and then-prime minister Tony Abbott. (Supplied: Landbridge) The Federal Government has awarded a $6 million grant to a gas producer wholly-owned by a massive Chinese …

Commercial Manager, Wholesale Supply

nbn – Sydney, NSW – Job Expectations As the Commercial Manager, Wholesale Supply your aim will be to produce great deals for nbn which strike an appropriate balance between risk and reward to secure revenue, and support product and process innovations to maximise return on investment. In this role, … …

Rockmelon farm linked to deadly listeria outbreak set to supply melons again

Rockmelon farm linked to deadly listeria outbreak set to supply melons again

Posted April 04, 2018 13:50:44 The New South Wales farm at the centre of the rockmelon listeria outbreak that claimed six lives has said it will resume supplying fruit to the public again this week. A statement by the Rombola Family Farms confirmed the state’s Food Authority has given them …

Adelaide groundwater supply more limited than thought, researchers warn

Adelaide groundwater supply more limited than thought, researchers warn

Posted March 23, 2018 06:30:15 Photo: Adelaide’s groundwater levels have decreased significantly since the 1950s. (ABC North Queensland: Nathalie Fernbach) Adelaide’s groundwater may be more susceptible to overuse than expected, researchers have warned, after an investigation into recharge mechanisms unearthed surprising results. Flinders University researchers have published a paper establishing …

NSW police investigate links to Italian mafia after four charged over drug supply near Bathurst

NSW police investigate links to Italian mafia after four charged over drug supply near Bathurst

Updated March 23, 2018 12:34:34 Photo: Police found large cannabis crops that looked like “football fields” from the air near Bathurst. (Supplied: NSW Police Media) Related Story: Australia’s ‘weakest link’: Why do drug runners target Geraldton? Related Story: Meth seized, 12 arrested after drug busts in Manjimup Police are investigating …