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MEPs oppose GM approvals but Commission will have the final say

EU member states yesterday voted against the introduction and renewal of GM grains in Europe but failed to reach a binding majority, leaving the president of the Commission Jean-Claude Juncker...

Hygiena completes acquisition of DuPont Diagnostics

Hygiena has completed its acquisition of DuPont Diagnostics, the global food safety diagnostics business of DuPont for an undisclosed sum.

Hygiena to acquire DuPont's food safety diagnostics business

Hygiena is to acquire DuPont's food safety diagnostics business for an undisclosed amount and says it plans to invest behind new product development.

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Thermo Fisher and DuPont extend distribution agreement

Thermo Fisher Scientific and DuPont Nutrition & Health have renewed a distribution agreement for Western Europe.

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DuPont boosts EU options with AFNOR Certification

DuPont BAX System assays for Salmonella and E. coli O157:H7 have received extended validation from AFNOR Certification.

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DuPont makes pathogen testing results mobile

DuPont Diagnostics has released a mobile application so customers can view food pathogen testing results on the move.

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DuPont Listeria assay backed by AOAC

DuPont’s BAX System X5 PCR assay for Listeria has been granted a method extension from the AOAC.

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Method extension for second DuPont X5 PCR assay

DuPont’s BAX System X5 PCR assay for Listeria monocytogenes has received a method extension from the AOAC.

DuPont, Dow merger – ‘likely to be one of the biggest M&A transactions of 2016’

DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company announced they will merge to become DowDuPont last week – if the deal goes ahead it is ‘likely to be one of the biggest...

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Method extension for DuPont’s BAX System X5 PCR Assay for Salmonella

DuPont’s BAX System X5 PCR Assay for Salmonella has received a method extension from the AOAC.

DuPont and Dow to merge

DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company have ended speculation by announcing they are to merge and the combined company will be called DowDuPont.

DuPont settles with EPA on Clean Air Act violations

DuPont will pay $724k after a fire and explosion at one of its chemical plants in 2010 that killed one worker and badly burned another.

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DuPont gets AOAC validation extension for chocolate products

Enrichment protocols for milk chocolate and chocolate liquor samples using DuPont pathogen detection equipment have been validated by the AOAC.

DuPont Diagnostics unveils BAX system with smaller sample capacity

DuPont Diagnostics has introduced a smaller version of its PCR-based testing platform at the IAFP annual meeting.

AOAC extends DuPont assay validation with single-stage enrichment media

DuPont’s BAX System for Listeria has had its validation extended to include a proprietary enrichment media, speeding up time to result.

DuPont signs agreement with Eurofins on food protection service

DuPont Nutrition & Health has signed an agreement with Eurofins Microbiology Laboratories to provide analytical testing services as part its DuPont Detect + Protect offering. 

DuPont Diagnostics names VWR as exclusive US distributor

DuPont Diagnostics has signed a distribution agreement with VWR around the BAX System.

DuPont L. mono assay gains AOAC PTM approval

DuPont’s system for Listeria monocytogenes has been certified as a Performance Tested Method (PTM) by the AOAC Research Institute.

DuPont hit with fine for air pollution violations

DuPont has been fined $531,000 for alleged Clean Air Act (CAA) violations by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ECHA has launched a public consultation on the report running until June

Germany and Norway propose PFOA restriction

Germany and Norway have proposed a restriction on Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and its salts in concentrations equal to or greater than 2 parts per billion (PPB).

DuPont fined $1.3m for pollution violations

DuPont has been fined $1.275m for eight alleged releases of harmful levels of hazardous substances between May 2006 and January 2010 in West Virginia.

DuPont’s assay for Listeria backed by AOAC

DuPont’s BAX System Real-Time PCR Assay for Listeria has been certified by the AOAC Research Institute as a Performance Tested Method (PTM).

DuPont launches all-in-one food safety program

DuPont has launched Detect + Protect, a service program that puts in the hands of food producers the ability to gauge, monitor, and control the safety of their products and operations.

DuPont unveils BAX system for Listeria monocytogenes

DuPont Nutrition & Health has launched the BAX System Real-Time PCR Assay for Listeria monocytogenes.

DuPont and USAID in food security deal

DuPont and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) have announced an agreement to extend its Advanced Maize Seed Adoption Programme and improve global food security. 

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