Nov. 3, 2014
A faster and cheaper method to detect olive oil fraud has been devised by Italian researchers at Pisa University.
Oct. 6, 2014
Coldiretti Molise has backed new legislation aimed at preventing olive oil adulteration and fraud.
Jan. 27, 2014
Taiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (TFDA) met with a European delegation in Taipei today over its continuing refusal of olive pomace oil.
Jan. 10, 2014
Olive oil’s peak body is reaching out to Taiwan as the island continues to reject shipments of olive pomace oil.
Jan. 9, 2014
Olitalia is the latest exporter to have its olive pomace oil rejected by Taiwan for allegedly containing copper chlorophyll.
Dec. 10, 2013
New rules aimed at making olive oil labels easier to read and understand will apply from late next year in the European Union.
Nov. 22, 2013
One company controls 95 percent of olive oil bottling in the United Kingdom -- a fact that may simplify compliance with a new European Union olive oil testing regime.
Oct. 21, 2013
Olive oil, fish and organic foods are the products most prone to food fraud, according to a draft report of a European Parliament committee which also calls for tougher penalties.
Oct. 4, 2013
More than twenty of the world’s experts on olive oil verification met in Madrid to discuss olive oil fraud and possible solutions.
Sep. 3, 2013
A Portuguese consumer watchdog has called for more vigilance for olive oil fraud, amid claims of widespread mislabeling.
Jun. 13, 2013
An international research project on olive oil authentication will be funded by the European Union.
Jun. 4, 2013
MOI International sold a product labeled '100% Olive Oil' with small print on the package indicating it was mostly canola.
May. 29, 2013
Spain has objected to a request to release details of its audits of the accuracy of olive oil labels.