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.
Microplastics are “unlikely” to pose a health risk to humans said the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) this week but far more research is needed before a full risk assessment...
After finding that 12 kids' food products from Nestlé, Barilla, Ferrero and Danone contain high levels of carcinogen 3-MCPD, Italian consumer group Altroconsumo is calling on parents to stop giving products that...
Work on another evaluation of bisphenol A (BPA) by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has started with a final scientific opinion scheduled for 2018.
Keelaghan Wholesale Meats has been fined €16,000 for falsely stating imported beef was Irish.
Health Canada is to consult on a proposal that would allow irradiation of fresh and frozen ground beef.
Only 2% of domestic beef samples contained Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC), according to tests in Sweden.
Food Standards Scotland (FSS) has launched a Summer BBQ food safety campaign to tackle Campylobacter.
Red plastic found in a bag of peanut M&Ms in Norway did not come from the production plant in France, according to Mars.
The antipodean food regulator has commissioned an advisory group to assess the safety of nano-technology following the release of two reports reviewing the effects of nano-particles in food additives and...
A coating technology which could be used to replace Bisphenol A (BPA) in a variety of applications has been awarded second place in a category at the 2016 Bio-Based Innovation Awards.
The number of incidents investigated by the UK food safety agency declined last year, according to an annual report.