Public Analyst Scientific Services (PASS) has launched a service to investigate reports of food faults received from consumers and manufacturers.
More than a quarter of soy sauce brands tested by the Hong Kong Consumer Council have been found to contain a possibly carcinogenic compound, while a similar number failed to...
A man has been given a suspended sentence at Runcorn Magistrate’s Court after unsafe counterfeit vodka was found in his taxi.
A UK meat wholesaler has been prosecuted after supplying sheep meat instead of goat.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is investigating an alleged unregulated meat premises.
The ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB) is offering accreditation to the Gluten-Free Certification Program (GFCP).
Progress on food safety control systems and consumer protection was the subject of a conference in Georgia.
IKEA has expanded a chocolate recall with a further six products from more than 40 countries because of insufficient labelling of hazelnuts and almonds.
Yoghurts supplied by Yeo Valley have been recalled from six UK supermarkets as they could contain pieces of rubber.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded $30m to state and local health departments to track, investigate and prevent foodborne disease.
Unilever’s cornflakes have been in the spotlight in Israel after testing by the company revealed a bacterial contamination.
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.