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MIT develops sensor to detect meat spoilage

Chemically modified carbon nanotubes to detect biogenic amines from decaying meat have been created by chemists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Sensor developed to improve BPA detection

A fluorescence sensor has been developed to improve detection of bisphenol A (BPA).

dispatches from Anuga FoodTec 2015

FQN investigates hygiene, cleaning and sanitation

FoodQualityNews spoke to the European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EHEDG) and Ecolab at Anuga FoodTec about the importance of hygienic design and systems to ensure hygiene, cleaning and sanitation.

E.coli linked to leafy greens sickens 12 in Canada

An outbreak of E.coli O157 which has sickened 12 people has a possible link to leafy greens, according to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC).

Recalls: Spoilage concerns for Heinz and plastic in Mars chocolate

A recall round-up covering April takes us to France, Greece, New Zealand, Sweden, Canada, the USA, England and Denmark

Patties testing claims berries were not the source of hep A infections

The Australian food manufacturer whose frozen berries were reportedly at the centre of a hepatitis A outbreak in March has claimed its products were negative for the virus after it conducted testing.

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Entry-level X-ray inspection system ‘completes portfolio’ - Multivac
Dispatches from Anuga FoodTec 2015

Multivac launches entry-level X-ray inspection machine

Multivac Marking & Inspection has launched an entry-level X-ray inspection system at Anuga FoodTec 2015.

ECDC targets more accurate estimates of illness burden
World Health Day: Food Safety

ECDC unveils Seroincidence calculator for Salmonella and Campylobacter

A seroincidence calculator for Salmonella and Campylobacter has been launched by the European Center for Disease Prevention...

WHO: Foodborne disease levels higher than currently reported
World Health Day: Food Safety

Food safety victim to absence of co-ordination - WHO

Food safety can be the victim of an absence of good co-ordination, according to the World Health...

Anton Paar raises a glass to craft beer quality with monitoring system

Cheers! Anton Paar targets craft brewers with beer monitor

Anton Paar is targeting craft beer quality with a system which measures the speed of sound and...

Denmark, Belgium and France withdraw products due to almond
Nuts in spices scandal shows no signs of slowing down

Undeclared almond prompts recalls in EU countries

The nuts and spices contamination scandal is continuing to affect companies across Europe.

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