May. 3, 2022
Officials and olive oil professionals on the island want to encourage food entrepreneurs to use locally-produced olive oil in taverns, restaurants and hotels.
Mar. 4, 2019
A recently published study found that overall trans fat levels had fallen by around 57 percent and people who frequently dined out benefited from a greater decrease of around 62 percent.
Feb. 15, 2017
The Interprofesional del Aceite de Oliva Español has launched a campaign to raise awareness of the rules forbidding the refilling of olive oil bottles in restaurants.
Jan. 31, 2017
Research from Sweden says there are certain improvement actions wholesalers, producers and retailers can take to reduce "criminally" huge food waste in Europe and its impact on the environment.
Sep. 20, 2016
Efforts continue to ensure that restaurants, hotels and caterers are in compliance with the Spanish Royal Decree that prohibits refilling olive oil bottles. This summer a council in Jaen and a farmers association have taken new measures.
Nov. 19, 2013
A new law banning refillable olive oil containers in Spain’s restaurants and bars will come into effect on January 1.
Jul. 11, 2013
The Spanish government is preparing a royal decree banning refillable olive oil containers in restaurants and bars.
May. 30, 2013
"We could have helped," said Italian MEP Paolo De Castro, "but we were only able to learn about it from newspapers."