Susanne Kuehne, Decernis
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Keeping Food Safe, the German Way

By Susanne Kuehne

…employs some 200 scientists who research food safety, nutrition and food fraud. Resources Bundesamt fuer Verbraucherschutz und Lebensmittelsicherheit (November 11, 2019). Retrieved from Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food

…employs some 200 scientists who research food safety, nutrition and food fraud. Resources Bundesamt fuer Verbraucherschutz und Lebensmittelsicherheit (November 11, 2019). Retrieved from Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food

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Fraudulent Dinner Is Served

By Susanne Kuehne

Find records of fraud such as those discussed in this column and more in the Food Fraud Database. Image credit: Susanne Kuehne Due to extensive opportunities for fraud, the lack…

Find records of fraud such as those discussed in this column and more in the Food Fraud Database. Image credit: Susanne Kuehne Due to extensive opportunities for fraud, the lack…

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Karen Everstine, Decernis
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What Is on the Food Fraud Horizon?

By Karen Everstine, Ph.D.

…a history of use in feed products for nitrogen enhancement. Examples of recurring food fraud in recent history include: Spices continue to be a big target of food fraud. Herbs…

…a history of use in feed products for nitrogen enhancement. Examples of recurring food fraud in recent history include: Spices continue to be a big target of food fraud. Herbs…

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Prosecution Puts an End to Cash Cow

By Susanne Kuehne

…The 2020 Food Safety Consortium Virtual Series features an episode on Food Integrity & Food Fraud. The episode takes place on Thursday, October 22. Learn more about 2020 FSC now!…

…The 2020 Food Safety Consortium Virtual Series features an episode on Food Integrity & Food Fraud. The episode takes place on Thursday, October 22. Learn more about 2020 FSC now!…

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A Different Type of Food Fraud

By Karen Everstine, Ph.D.

Food Fraud: Problem Solved? Learn more at the 2019 Food Safety Supply Chain Conference | May 29–30, 2019 | Attend in Rockville, MD or virtually The typical motivation for food

Food Fraud: Problem Solved? Learn more at the 2019 Food Safety Supply Chain Conference | May 29–30, 2019 | Attend in Rockville, MD or virtually The typical motivation for food

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“Natural Flavor” Claims

By Karen Everstine, Ph.D.

…by ensuring flavors labeled as “natural” qualify for that label claim. Resources The Decernis Food Fraud Database is a continuously updated collection of food fraud records curated specifically to support…

…by ensuring flavors labeled as “natural” qualify for that label claim. Resources The Decernis Food Fraud Database is a continuously updated collection of food fraud records curated specifically to support…

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The Hellcat of Pet Food

By Susanne Kuehne

Find records of fraud such as those discussed in this column and more in the Food Fraud Database. Image credit: Susanne Kuehne. Pet food is a highly profitable business. Global…

Find records of fraud such as those discussed in this column and more in the Food Fraud Database. Image credit: Susanne Kuehne. Pet food is a highly profitable business. Global…

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Karen Everstine, Decernis
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Recent Notable Incidents

By Karen Everstine, Ph.D.

We developed a system that tracks food fraud records using four categories: Incidents, inference records, surveillance records and method records. Food fraud incidents are documented occurrences of fraud that include…

We developed a system that tracks food fraud records using four categories: Incidents, inference records, surveillance records and method records. Food fraud incidents are documented occurrences of fraud that include…

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Susanne Kuehne, Decernis
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Deter, Identify and Prosecute Food Fraud

By Susanne Kuehne

…raising awareness for food fraud, using science to identify fraud, and much more. Resource Hanner, R.H. and Kelly, J. (June 16, 2021). “Food Fraud in Canada – Understanding the Risks…

…raising awareness for food fraud, using science to identify fraud, and much more. Resource Hanner, R.H. and Kelly, J. (June 16, 2021). “Food Fraud in Canada – Understanding the Risks…

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Hot on Food Fraudsters’ Heels

By Susanne Kuehne

Find records of fraud such as those discussed in this column and more in the Food Fraud Database. Image credit Susanne Kuehne. The Institute of Global Food Security at Queen’s…

Find records of fraud such as those discussed in this column and more in the Food Fraud Database. Image credit Susanne Kuehne. The Institute of Global Food Security at Queen’s…

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