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Ecolab: Too early to quantify Hurricane Harvey impact

By Joseph James Whitworth

Ecolab has said it cannot yet quantify the effects of Hurricane Harvey but it did close three plants in Houston and industrial and refining customers also shut down operations.

Brazil was top country of origin for recalls and notifications. Picture: ©iStock/MiroNovak

Brazilian meat checks drive European F&B alerts

By Joseph James Whitworth

Contaminated meat from Brazil was the driving force behind a rise in food and beverage notifications during Q2 2017, according to Stericycle ExpertSOLUTIONS.