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Food safety recall round-up

Food safety recall round-up 24-30 March 2017

Recalls: Metal, glass and undeclared allergens

By Joseph James Whitworth

Food recalls have been made by USA, England, Ireland, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Sweden, Norway, Germany,  Netherlands, Luxembourg and Denmark.

Schematic diagram of the ULF-MRI system using HTS-SQUID

special edition: product inspection

Researchers develop novel food inspection system

By Joseph James Whitworth

An ultra-low field (ULF) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system using a high-temperature superconducting quantum interference device (HTS-SQUID) for food inspection has been tested by researchers.

Picture: ©iStock

Special edition: product inspection

Detection of density: The metal can files

By Paul King

Metal cans are more challenging to inspect than low-density containers because the packaging presents a higher density to the x-rays.

Picture: Viavi/ESPROS. Multispectral sensor chip

Viavi and ESPROS collaborate on sensor and developer kit

By Joseph James Whitworth

Viavi Solutions Optical Security and Performance Products (OSP) and ESPROS Photonics Corporation (EPC) have launched a miniaturized spectral sensing system-on-a-chip and multispectral sensor developer kit.

Pic: iStock

Guest article

Brewery sanitation: 5 tips for brewers looking to clean up their act

By Adam Serfas, president, R.S. Quality Products

You’ve heard it before: the alcohol in the beer kills any germs. For a while now, this notion has been treated as being more or less adequate safeguarding for brewers as far as food & beverage safety inspectors were concerned. But, the times they...

Food safety recall gallery

Food safety recall round-up 3-9 February 2017

Recalls: Clostridium botulinum, 'blue' chicken and norovirus

By Joseph James Whitworth

Food recalls have been made by USA, England, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Finland, Italy, Germany, Austria, Iceland, Netherlands, Sweden and Denmark.

Food safety recall round-up

Food safety recall round-up 27 January - 2 February 2017

Recalls: Listeria, metal and allergens

By Joseph James Whitworth

Food recalls have been notified by USA, England, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Sweden, Hong Kong and Denmark.