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Taking a bite out of 'chew'

...turned up to offer more nicotine.While the Food and Drug Administration has said that e-cigarette vapor does contain...teeth," Mallott said in a press release.The Food and Drug Administration announced that they would hold a panel in April...
Roes for New Year's

...costly caviar but other countries, including the United States, also raise sturgeon for caviar.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says only sturgeon roe can be labeled solely as "caviar." The labels of caviar made from all other fish...
My Turn: Brewing up success stories

...recent ridiculous example that raised the blood pressure of brewers statewide. A regulation proposed by the Food and Drug Administration would have forbidden the practice of breweries donating their spent grain to farms to feed livestock unless...
Anchorage brings back restaurant inspections

...changes led to improvements in food safety. Similar efforts are underway across the country as part of the Food and Drug Administration's voluntary retail standards, he added.
My Turn: Lost access to compounded medications is a dangerous move by insurance companies

...They are obtained by Ron's Apothecary from a manufacturing facility that is licensed and inspected by the Food and Drug Administration. They are prepared by a pharmacist licensed by the state of Alaska to do what he/ she does safely and skillfully...
Testing shows no radiation in Cook Inlet

...during the week following the earthquake, according to the World Nuclear Association. However, the Federal Food and Drug Administration, which is responsible for monitoring the nation's food supply, has yet to find any evidence of radioactive...
Senator upbeat at Sitka luncheon

...first talking about fish. Her biggest fight for wild salmon in the Tongass National Forest is against the Food and Drug Administration, which she said is moving to approve genetically engineered Atlantic salmon, referred to as Frankenfish by...
Empire Editorial: Alaska needs rational liquor laws, not bumbling bureaucracy

...rationalizing its liquor laws, the federal government is going in the opposite direction. Last month, the Food and Drug Administration announced it will prohibit Alaska's brewers from giving their spent grain to farmers unless those brewers...
My Turn: E-cig restrictions unreasonable, premature consumers and get in the way of these products playing a role in reducing tobacco-related harm in a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated environment.Lawmakers should take some time to consider the important, distinctions between...
'Frankenfish' labeling admendment advanced by Congressional committee

...congressional committee.The language requires companies to label genetically engineered salmon if the federal Food and Drug Administration makes the "wrong-headed" decision to allow the fish to be sold."Why would we be messing with Mother...
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