News on Potato Starch from Sweden
Swedish Starch industry pleased with European Commission's positive conclusion on the use of CRISPR
May 07, 2021
On 29 April 2021, the European Commission published a study into new genomic techniques and the consequences of the European Court of Justice's July 2018 judgment.
Scandi Standard partners with Veg of Lund in research project to develop potato based meat-substitute
November 17, 2020
Scandi Standard, the leading producer of chicken products in the Nordic region, partners with Veg of Lund AB in a research project to develop a meat-substitute similar to chicken based on potato and rapeseed oil.
Avebe Stadex production manager: 'Taking responsibility is the foundation of success'
January 01, 2019
In this interview for Avebe Magazine, Emir Suljic, Production manager at Avebe Stadex in Malmö, Sweden describes his position and how he sees his job.
Ingredion launches Potex potato fibers in partnership with Lyckeby
November 13, 2018
Food Ingredient company Ingredion has introduced a new clean label potato fibre to its portfolio in order to bring increased functionality, quality and potential cost savings to manufacturers of bakery, savoury and meat products.
Potato Starch Company Lyckeby announce Strategic Alliance with Ingredion
August 08, 2017
Lyckeby, the Swedish manufacturer of potato-based starch and fibre products has yesterday formed a new strategic alliance with Ingredion.
Potato Harvest of table potatoes in Sweden up 7%
December 12, 2011
The Swedish harvest of table potatoes (all potatoes, only excludes potatoes used for starch production) is estimated at 581.000 tonnes. This is 38.100 tonnes or 7 percent more than the total harvest in 2010. Four counties dominate the cultivation of t...
Greenpeace blokkeert opslagplaats genetich gemodificeerde aardappelen BASF
May 19, 2011
Donderdag blokkeerden actievoeders van Greenpeace in Zweden een opslagplaats waar het Duitse bedrijf BASF genetisch gemodificeerde Amflora-aardappelen bewaart.
BASF Plant Science identifies case of low level comingling in Amflora fields in Sweden
September 10, 2010
BASF Plant Science identified extremely small quantities of Amadea potatoes in Amflora fields planted in Northern Sweden during the course of the regular in-house quality controls.
La CE confirma el cultivo ilegal de una patata transgénica en Suecia
September 06, 2010
La Comisión Europea (CE) ha confirmado hoy el cultivo de una variedad de patata genéticamente modificada no permitida por la UE en campos de Suecia y ha pedido explicaciones a la compañía responsable, la alemana BASF. El portavoz comunitario de Sanida...