The UK food industry is under increasing pressure to maintain and increase hand hygiene among employees, according to Aquaint.
DigiPath Labs is to investigate Romer Labs' rapid diagnostic test kits to screen for foodborne pathogens and quantify mycotoxins in cannabis.
Reflex Nutrition has installed the latest of five Sesotec metal detection systems for its production lines.
A quarter of dried oregano tested has been found to contain other ingredients according to study published by Which?
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LGC will coordinate a food authenticity network set up due to one of the recommendations of the Elliot review.
Mérieux NutriSciences has acquired Milouda & Migal Laboratories to move into Israel and continue investments in what it called ‘attractive and fast growing’ markets.
There has been an improvement in quality and quantity of food safety training since last year, according to an industry survey.
The head of microbiological services at Exova has been appointed to the BSI Standards Committee for Water Quality, Microbiological Methods.
Neogen Corporation has received approval from the AOAC Research Institute for a test to detect Listeria monocytogenes DNA in food and environmental samples.
Campden BRI will analyse a range of products for authenticity after reatining a contract from the Rural Payments Agency (RPA).
Safe Food Canada has received $850,000 in federal funding to boost food safety in the country.
China topped the RASFF notifications by country of origin with 413 last year, followed by Turkey (201), India (199), Spain (166) and USA (164).
Atkins Nutritionals is recalling some of its Chocolate Candies because it may contain sachets of Chocolate Peanut Candies.
The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has backtracked on a recall of ground cumin because of almond after additional testing.
The Government Chemist upheld the results of official analyses in 85% of technical appeals referred to it last year.
DuPont’s BAX System for Listeria has had its validation extended to include a proprietary enrichment media, speeding up time to result.
Members to the National Advisory Committee on Microbiological Criteria for Foods (NACMCF) have been revealed for the 2015-2017 term.
BIOTECON Diagnostics has launched a real-time PCR molecular diagnostic system for norovirus.
PlasticsEurope has welcomed the Conseil d´État’s decision to refer the case around the French law suspending the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in food contact materials to the Constitutional Court....
The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has revealed appointments to the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food (ACMSF).
Food authenticity analysis is being increasingly used in industry as companies face more sophisticated frauds issues, according to Eurofins.
Neogen Corporation has acquired the assets of a food testing lab in southwest India adding the market is ‘extremely attractive’ because of the expanding middle class.
Frogs legs and dried aromatic herbs and spices were the top two commodities irradiated but overall use of the technique fell, according to an EU report.
Fortress Technology has supplied seven Stealth metal detectors with Vector conveyors in the bakery of a UK retailer.