People & Profit

Taste of the future: EU agency decides mealworms are safe to eat

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Last month, the European Food Safety Authority announced that dried yellow mealworms are safe for humans to eat. Stephen Carroll speaks to the co-founder of the French company trying to bring insects to our mealtimes.

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