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Mérieux NutriSciences grows presence with Turkish deal

Mérieux NutriSciences has acquired a Turkish food testing laboratory to expand safety and quality services in the region.

Fireball pulls whiskey after EU regulation breach

Fireball whiskey has recalled products in three EU countries which breached regulations after shipping its drink there meant for North America.

Massey chosen as site for food safety research centre

Massey University will be the site of the New Zealand Government’s Food Safety Science and Research Centre planned to open in mid-2015.

Food Safety recall round-up 24-30 October

Recalls: E.coli O26, Ochratoxin A and plastic

This week in the recall round-up gallery the reasons behind food withdrawals takes us to Ireland, USA, Canada, France, and Greece.

Combined treatment to inactivate pathogens in red pepper

UV-C irradiation and mild heating can inactivate E. coli O157:H7 and Salmonella Typhimurium without affecting powdered red pepper quality, according to a study.

News in brief

Chair of Campylobacter working group named

Richard Macdonald has been named chair of a joint industry and government body focused on the reduction of Campylobacter.


‘We have fragile consumers with specific needs’, says Danone Nutricia

Danone Nutricia: The more we know the more we have to solve

Industry development meaning potential food safety hazards are detected more than ever before is leading to a...

Camel milk implicated in reported MERS-CoV cases

MERS cases linked to camel milk – WHO

Four cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) have been linked to camel milk in Saudi...

Merck Millipore explains ISO 11133:2014
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Navigating the EN ISO 11133:2014 standard – Merck Millipore

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) introduced the revised EN ISO 11133:2014 in March this year.

Dietz & Watson speeds food safety testing with Sample6

Sample that: Dietz & Watson takes up Listeria tech

Dietz & Watson has cut time to result by days by using Sample6 technology to test, find and...

FAAM explores moving from allergy control to cure

Allergy 'control to cure' focus of FAAM event

Key areas of focus in patient control, prevention and cure were highlighted during the Food Allergy and...

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