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  1. lawsuits
    Judge Throws Out Dozens of Lawsuits About the Wood Pulp in ParmesanHe said reasonable people assume cheese that’s “unrefrigerated for an extended period of time” contains additives.
  2. food fraud
    Executive Behind Parmesan Wood-Pulp Fraud May Get Jail TimeBut only a max of six months — the rest of her punishment could be work at a soup kitchen.
  3. Lawsuits
    Lawsuit Accuses Walmart of Defrauding Shoppers With Fake ParmesanThe company’s “100% Grated Parmesan” allegedly contains as much as 10 percent wood pulp.
  4. Food Fraud
    Food Companies Have Started Pulling Parmesans With Wood From StoresWell, that didn’t take long.
  5. Food Fraud
    FDA Says ‘Parmesan’ Cheese Might Actually Be Cheddar or Wood PulpTests of several brands contained absolutely no Parmesan at all.
  6. Non-Dairy Screamers
    Europe to America: Stop Using Our Cheese Names for Your Crappy ProductsEurope’s venerable cheese-makers are saying that trade laws are too semi-soft.
  7. Fast-food World
    Starbucks: Adding Parmesan Solves Egg SmellCheese no longer reserved for adding flavor.