Neogen has developed a more sensitive version of its quantitative microwell test for total aflatoxin.
Angeon Group has made an undisclosed controlling investment in InstantLabs Medical Diagnostics Corporation Inc.
Eurofins GeneScan has received AFNOR NF certification for four Listeria kits.
3M Food Safety’s molecular detection assays for Listeria, Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella have been backed by NF Validation from AFNOR Certification.
Kreyenborg Plant Technology has developed an infrared machine that destroys germs in dried foodstuffs that require gentle treatment, such as tea, spices, dried herbs, nuts, kernels and seeds.
Witt has unveiled a gas analyser that can measure trace oxygen levels in the ppm (parts per million) range.
Tecna has released a couple of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) kits to detect zearalenone in cereals and feed.
MEPs have voted in favour of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada in Strasbourg today with 408 votes in favour and 254 against.
GS1 has partnered with Food Industry Asia (FIA) to help members manage food safety and traceability in their supply chains.
Allergen related recalls due to cross contamination in the factory and supply chain or labelling errors are increasing, according to RQA.
Christeyns UK has become the sole owner of Klenzan.
Arc-net is seeking to capitalise on the demand for traceability after receiving a £2m investment.
US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recalls continued to rise, according to the Q4 2016 recall index by Stericycle ExpertSOLUTIONS.
Puritan Medical Products has released a swab and collection tube to detect and quantify human norovirus.
Crystal Diagnostics (CDx) has signed an agreement to sell and distribute its pathogen detection platform in Australia.
Mesutronic Gerätebau has released its new X-Ray inspection system for packed food products, called easySCOPE.
Diversified Technologies has introduced a Pulsed Electric Field (PEF) system for processing fruits and vegetables.
Mérieux NutriSciences has inaugurated a lab dedicated to raw milk testing including microbiology and chemistry analyses.
Kiwa PAI has joined The Society of Food Hygiene and Technology (SOFHT) as a Supporting Company Member.
Whitbeck Laboratories has opened a 7,500 square foot research and testing facility.
Neogen Corporation has launched a line of tests for detection of six mycotoxins using a water-based common extraction.
MoniQA Association has started to sell validated reference materials for the analysis of milk allergen.
Weather conditions continue to mar vegetable production in some of the EU’s foremost growing regions – but is this a blessing in disguise for the processed food sector?
Applied Food Technologies (AFT) has set its sights on seafood species identification and verification to help combat fish fraud.
D.L. Newslow & Associates and HACCP International have named Ronald D. Mathis as executive vice president, Americas.