Raw Milk

Valio said it is disappointed by a €70m fine, but considers the case closed.

Valio hit with €70m fine in Finland

By Jim Cornall

In December, the Supreme Administrative Court of Finland (KHO) fined Valio €70m ($74m) for abusing its dominant market position by selling basic milk at too low a price from 2010-2012 in Finland.

Dutch company CoolWave's PurePulse PP1200 can be used to render bacteria in raw milk harmless, as an alternative to pasteurization. However, laws in the Netherlands mean it can't be used there.

PurePulse makes raw milk safe, says CoolWave

By Jim Cornall

Dutch company CoolWave says its PurePulse technology makes it possible to render bacteria in raw milk harmless, while the taste and quality of the raw milk are preserved.

MPI has published new regulations around the sale of raw milk

MPI issues raw milk safety reminder

By Joseph James Whitworth

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has said raw milk is a high risk food and it's important that consumers understand why.