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Links to the world's best technical Search Engines relating to food sciences, food safety, food laws, patents, registred trade marks and other essential trade specific data bases and resources.
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Codex Alimentarius standard search: a very powerful tool to rapidly search the standards of the codex. Multilingual site: (English, Español, Français).
Added on: 06-May-2003 | hits: 905Report broken link
This is an informational database maintained by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) under an ongoing program known as the Priority-based Assessment of Food Additives (PAFA). It contains administrative, chemical and toxicological information on over 2000 substances directly added to food, including substances regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as direct, "secondary" direct, and color additives, and Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) and prior-sanctioned substances. In addition, the database contains only administrative and chemical information on less than 1000 such substances. The more than 3000 total substances together comprise an inventory often referred to as "Everything" Added to Food in the United States (EAFUS). (English)
Added on: 15-Dec-2004 | hits: 1237Report broken link
The PLANTS Database provides standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories. Service provided by the United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (English).
Added on: 11-Sep-2004 | hits: 1026Report broken link
Search the EC Official Journal, the treaties, the legislation in effect, the legislation in preparation, the case-law, the parliamentary questions, the documents of public interest and also gain access to the internal search engines of the European Laws. Multilingual site: (20 EC languages).
Added on: 12-May-2003 | hits: 855Report broken link
Search freely the European Patent Office database. Multilingual site (English Deutsch, Français).
Added on: 06-May-2003 | hits: 910Report broken link
This section let's you search by topic, subject, author, date and time of the archives of the International Foodsafe Discussion Groups, sponsored by FDA & USDA. From here you can also access to the main partners of the forum: Food Safety and Inspection Service, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Services, the National Agricultural Library, and the University of Maryland (English).
Added on: 10-May-2003 | hits: 1629Report broken link
Performant search engine designed to rapidly search the U.S. Foodborne Disease Outbreaks (CDC) files (English).
Added on: 06-May-2003 | hits: 952Report broken link
The search engine of the USDA Nutrient Database is a powerful research & development tool, from the search window of the USDA Agricultural Research Service, Nutrient Data Laboratory, one can freely access to one of the largest nutritional and biochemical data bases (English).
Added on: 06-May-2003 | hits: 931Report broken link