Food Safety

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Is nut butter recall a sign of an endemic problem at FDA?

October 5, 2012
The Center for Science in the Public Interest says FDA has not been keeping up with implementing FSMA rules.
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Recall Prevention and Planning

October 4, 2012
A food safety plan starts with prevention, but must also include the actions to take should an incident occur.
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The proof is in the paperwork

October 4, 2012
Processors must understand not only what materials are being moved through their plumbing systems, but how these lines are designed and laid out.
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TECH FLASH

USDA’s FSIS releases updated Listeria guideline

September 25, 2012
Intended for inspection program personnel, the revised guideline addresses sanitation, testing and prevention of cross-contamination of post-lethality, exposed RTE products.
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TECH FLASH

Another look at aspartame

September 25, 2012
The European Food Safety Authority is calling for data as a matter of routine.
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TECH FLASH

Consumers don’t buy organics for nutritional reasons

September 25, 2012
Instead they buy organic products for the ingredients they don’t contain—like pesticides, chemicals, antibiotics, etc. But how much less is the question.
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Trust, but verify

You can never be too cautious when you buy ingredients from around the world.
September 10, 2012
Whether it’s your suppliers or process, analytical instrumentation can confirm the quality of your ingredients and assure your process is efficient, safe and under control.
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Food Safety: Time to check the plumbing

September 10, 2012
Processors must understand not only what materials are being moved through their plumbing systems but how these lines are designed and laid out.
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TECH FLASH

Salmonella Typhimurium hospitalizes 62, kills 2

August 28, 2012
The infections have been linked to cantaloupes from a southwestern Indiana farm, but the name of the farm wasn’t made public until August 22. Some industry experts questioned the late notice.
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FDA food advisory and recall process: How good is it?

August 28, 2012
A GAO study says there is room for improvement.
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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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