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Raw milk cheese had less than a 1% contamination rate for Salmonella, Listeria monocytogenes, E. coli O157:H7 and Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC), according to testing data from the US...
Sunshine Pride Dairy has paid almost $180,000 to settle alleged environmental violations at a former cheese processing facility.
Filtec has launched AURAtec, a laser-based inspection system that detects pressure inconsistencies in glass and can containers.
Taiwan’s food safety authorities are evaluating whether regulations governing the use of two additives to flour products should be amended.
Weis Markets, which operates about 160 retail stores in Mid-Atlantic states, has recalled 30 bakery products over fears they may contain metal fragments.
RF Biocidics has received certification for its system to pasteurize raw almonds.
A Minnesota-based noodle and sprout producer has been ordered to stop operating in court.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalized a rule to improve accuracy of the food facility registration database.
Selected Ferrero, Lindt and Rübezahl chocolate purchased in Germany have been found to contain mineral oils in the packaging, according to Foodwatch.
Meat and dairy products were found to be free from harmful residues of veterinary medicines, according to an analysis in Denmark.
The controversial trade deal between the EU and the US could give multinational companies increased power to challenge food laws that impact their bottom line, according to an analysis by...
Draft plans to tighten up official controls for the food chain have been backed by MEPs in the food safety committee.
Food safety data specific to slaughter and processing facilities is to be shared online by the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS).
The Coca-Cola Company has recalled some Hubert's Lemonade due to potential presence of glass in some bottles.
An Alabama-based seafood producer has been shut down for violating HACCP and GMP regulations.
Conditions to put in place support measures for Romanian dairy farmers after an Italian alert of E. coli in cheese have not been met, according to the EU Commission.
Jail sentences against two Quality Egg executives have been upheld in court after an appeal.
Hungary's former food chain inspection fee method has been found to be in breach of EU rules.
Avure Technologies has completed a study with the Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) to test the potential risk of Clostridium botulinum in coconut water, and will share the...
AFNOR Group has partnered with Bureau of Quality Surveillance (BQS) to strengthen its reach in the US.
Leading UK pork processor Karro has registered an antibiotic-free logo with the Intellectual Property Office.
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has been urged to revise pathogen testing protocols after a study found antimicrobials used as processing aids may lead to false-negative results.
A soy distribution company has been ordered to cease manufacturing and distribution until it comes into compliance with food safety laws.
Guidelines for the control of Salmonella in beef and pork and on hygiene to control foodborne parasites were among the decisions taken during the first day of the Codex Alimentarius...
Charm Sciences’ Peel Plate YM (Yeast and Mold) microbial test has received AOAC Research Institute approval.