All news articles for September 2012

XL Foods involved in E.coli recall

CFIA expands beef recall for seventh time

By Joe Whitworth

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has expanded the recall of beef products potentially infected with E.coli for the seventh time to include more than 250 products.

Submission call for new criteria for Listeria in ready to eat foods

FSANZ calls for submissions on Listeria

By Joe Whitworth

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) today called for submissions on plans to review existing limits for Listeria monocytogenes in ready to eat foods.


Illumina secures five year, $17m FDA contract

By Joe Whitworth

Illumina has been awarded a five-year contract worth up to $17m from the US FDA to provide equipment for conducting whole genome analysis of all strains, species and products

FSA bolsters ACNFP membership

FSA strengthens ACNFP committee

The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has appointed six members to the Advisory Committee on Novel Foods and Processes (ACNFP).