All news articles for January 2018

Picture: iStock. Food Recall round-up by FoodQualityNews

Food Safety Recall round-up 12-18 January 2018

Recalls: Histamine, allergens and foreign bodies

By Joseph James Whitworth

Recalls and alerts were made by UK, US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Italy, Germany and Norway.

Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. Picture: iStock/vetkit

News in Brief

Tentamus Group expands in Italy

By Staff Reporter

The Tentamus Group has acquired a specialised laboratory for the food and agricultural market in Sicily (Siracusa, Italy).

Picture: iStock. Results were mostly positive but some issues were highlighted

Majority of labs pass mycotoxin proficiency tests

By Joseph James Whitworth

Two proficiency tests (PT) were organised by the European Union Reference Laboratory (EURL) for mycotoxins on ergot alkaloids (EAs) in rye and deoxynivalenol (DON) in wheat.

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FQN looks at firms to watch in 2018

By Joseph James Whitworth

FoodQualityNews has compiled a list of articles with 12 companies that first appeared in our editorial coverage last year.