Two for truth: ‘Food Evolution’ film director Scott Hamilton Kennedy (right) and producer Trace Sheehan pictured at IFT17 in Las Vegas

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‘Food science’s top challenge: confirmation bias’

By Michael Stones

Food science’s top challenge is combating confirmation bias – people’s preference to accept information that confirms their pre-existing views – warns Oscar-nominated film director Scott Hamilton Kennedy.

The IFT hopes the Food Evolution film will combat prejudices against GM technology

Reports from IFT17

IFT film aims to ‘fight myths about food science’

By Michael Stones

Fighting myths about food science is the aim of a new film commissioned by the US-based Institute of Food Technology (IFT). Ahead of the IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, which starts today (June 26), Food Manufacture talked to Professor Colin Dennis,...

Stretch seal green efficiency

Stretch seal green efficiency

Bpi.films – the manufacturer of polythene shrink, stretch and convertor films will use its stand to showcase its growing portfolio of technically advanced downgauged films, which allow users to improve efficiency, reduce costs and minimise their environmental...


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