Food Safety News

  • MadgeTech Celebrates National Food Safety Month

    The month of September is a very transitional time of year for most. Kids are back in school, summer lingers on, while fall gradually appears. With a change in weather and holidays peaking around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what’s in store for the end of the year festivities. This means ...


    By MadgeTech, Inc.

  • Merck Opens its First Customer Food Safety Studio

    Merck, a leading science and technology company, has opened its first global Food Safety Studio in Bellevue, Washington for manufacturers of all types of food (beef, poultry, produce, etc.) to collaborate with Merck scientists on developing safety products for rapid detection of foodborne pathogens. The new 5,300-square foot center gives customers access to a complete food safety workflow, from ...

  • Endress+Hauser at drinktec 2017

    At drinktec 2017, Endress+Hauser will be demonstrating measurement technology and automation concepts from a single source for all process control areas using the examples of mixing & blending and CIP. As a global partner, the company helps customers address the issue of food safety with accredited calibration services, as well as self-calibrating and ...


    By Endress Hauser AG

  • Food safety — One topic, multiple requirements, individual solutions

    Salmonella in your cheese or chocolate, horse meat instead of beef as labelled on the packaging, toxic arsenic in rice or high mercury levels in fish — food scandals and warnings from consumer authorities regularly grab our attention. The quality and safety of food we consume directly affects us all. And food safety covers many different facets of the industry. Not only confirming that food ...


    By Analytik Jena AG

  • Kinetex® Polar C18 Core Shell Columns Deliver High Retention and Aqueous Stability

    Phenomenex Inc., a global leader in the research and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, introduces the Kinetex 2.6 µm Polar C18 – the ninth selectivity in the Kinetex core-shell family. This stationary phase combines C18 ligands with a polar-modified surface to enable superior retention of polar and nonpolar compounds while ensuring 100 percent aqueous ...


    By Phenomenex, Inc.

  • Phenomenex Publishes Comprehensive Food Testing Guide Featuring More Than 150 Applications

    Phenomenex Inc., a global leader in the research and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, announces the publication of a new food testing guide to help the industry meet increasing demands for quality and safety testing and adhere to the guidelines of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FMSA). The 160-page guide presents more than 150 applications using ...


    By Phenomenex, Inc.

  • Bioconservacion and Health register

    Bioconservacion S.A. is registered in the General Health Register of Food Businesses and Food with number 39.005643/B under key 39: Key 39 – Materials and objects of food contact. 1-Manufacturing or Elaboration or Transformation 17 – Active materials  The General Health Register of Food Businesses and Food, ...


    By Bioconservacion SA

  • Food Safety Modernization Act Complaince Communication

    The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) of 2011 and the Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 require compliance criteria for ingredients (raw materials) used in food production. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration is the governing body for implementation of rules. The seven foundational rules disseminated by the FDA became final in 2016 and are ...


    By Mississippi Lime

  • Phenomenex Adds Polar, Mixed-Mode Selectivities to Luna HPLC/UHPLC Column Line

    Phenomenex Inc., global leader in the research, design and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, introduces new mixed-mode selectivities and particle sizes for UHPLC, HPLC and preparative work in the Luna column family. The first is the new Luna Omega Polar C18 stationary phase – a unique ...


    By Phenomenex, Inc.

  • Phenomenex Adds Polar Mixed-Mode Selectivities to Luna LC Column Line

    Phenomenex Inc., global leader in the research, design and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, introduces new mixed-mode selectivities and particle sizes for UHPLC, HPLC and preparative work in the Luna column family. The first is the new Luna Omega Polar C18 stationary phase – a unique selectivity on an innovative silica particle that delivers a wide elution ...


    By Phenomenex, Inc.

  • Prevent Liability at Your School with TargetSolutions’ ‘Food Safety’ Training Course

    TargetSolutions’ Food Safety, Foodborne Illness and Kitchen Sanitation training covers topics designed to reduce your school district’s liability. To promote a more engaging experience, a brand new voiceover narration track has been added to the course. More than 50 million students eat in schools across the country every day. That’s more than 50 million opportunities ...


    By TargetSolutions

  • FSMA Regulations Are Stepping Up Their Game

    It’s been about a year since Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) went into effect, but companies in the market are still terrified of the act’s ramifications. When it was enacted in June 2015, FMSA shifted the sole responsibility for securing the supply chain on the food industry, forcing companies to improve capacity to prevent food-safety problems and detect and respond to ...


    By Repete Corporation

  • VICAM, a Waters Business, Receives 2016 North American Food Safety Diagnostics Market Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan

    Today, Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) announced VICAM®, a Waters® Business, received the 2016 North American Food Safety Diagnostics Market Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan. VICAM’s corporate mission is based on the fundamental human need for safe and abundant food that is wholesome, healthful, and devoid of mold mycotoxins. As a world-leading ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Food Industry Eyes “Big Data” for New Answers

    HOUSTON, March 14, 2016 – Big data is getting big buzz among food industry leaders as a potential game changer in the critical arenas of food safety, product development and supply chain management.  Every day 2.5 quintillion bytes of data is created in our digital society. Big data refers to our ability – or lack thereof – to harness that ...

  • EC Promulgates Final Novel Foods Regulation

    The European Commission (EC) published the final novel foods regulation in the December 11, 2015, issue of the Official Journal of the European Union. Under the regulation, food consisting of engineered nanomaterials should be considered a novel food. Engineered nanomaterial means ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Phenomenex Novum Simplified Liquid Extraction (SLE) Products Win R&D 100 Award

    Phenomenex Inc., a global leader in the research and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, announced today that its Novum™ Simplified Liquid Extraction (SLE) products have been recognized as one of the top innovations of 2015 by R&D Magazine. This is the 10th Phenomenex ...


    By Phenomenex, Inc.

  • FAO and WTO: Food safety and trade should improve nutrition and boost development

    FAO and the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreed today to strengthen their cooperation to promote international food trade and safety in ways that improve peoples' nutrition and allow small-scale producers to have better access to international agriculture markets. "We look forward to ensuring fair trade of agricultural and food products through this stronger (FAO-WTO) cooperation," FAO ...

  • European Parliament Approves Novel Foods Proposal

    On October 28, 2015, the European Parliament (EP) approved proposed rules that would subject novel foods to a safety evaluation and authorization at the European Union (EU) level. According to the  ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • METTLER TOLEDO Hosts Food Safety Educational Center at 2015 PROCESS EXPO

    METTLER TOLEDO is excited to be among the food industry experts showcasing product inspection and industrial weighing solutions at PROCESS EXPO 2015 Sept. 15-18 in Chicago, Ill. Attendees can visit the company's Education Center at booths 5845 and 6043 for live food safety presentations and product information. The Food Processing Suppliers Association's PROCESS EXPO 2015 will bring together the ...


    By Mettler - Toledo Int. Inc

  • Webinar - Streamlining BRC Compliance: Ensuring Food Safety & Quality Through Sustainable Business

      Today, consumers’ confidence in the quality and the safety of the food products they purchase is paramount for retailers and suppliers alike. Since their introduction in 1998, the BRC Global Standards have become a priority for retailers and manufacturers in the food industry who are committed to delivering high-quality and safe products via sustainable means. If you want to know ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

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