Plants would need to establish HACCP systems and sanitation SOPs.
An E.coli outbreak in Canada has been traced to romaine lettuce, but the CDC cannot confirm the source of the outbreak in the United States.
The Interagency Food Safety Analytics Collaboration analyzed data on foodborne illness source attribution for a new report.
The assay is a crucial tool in safety testing for infant formulas, supplements and powdered foods.
The finale of 3M’s “From Rules to Tools” webinar series on Food Safety Modernization Act compliance features panel of food industry experts.
New tools like online reporting allow health departments to better mitigate risks of foodborne illness.
3M has acquired the company Elution Technologies as of September 7, 2017. The acquisition enables 3M to add a new product to its portfolio that enables food and beverage companies to test for allergens such as peanuts, milk or soy. “Elution Technologies’ test kits offer proven technology with an easy-to-use design that delivers fast and…
Nano-based technologies for rapid pathogen testing are drawing interest.
At least 17 countries have been affected by the egg scare, which involves eggs that were tainted with a pesticide.
No illnesses have been reported, but the company is taking precautionary measures.