Food Safety

Publix recalls Tropical Medley Mix for possible contamination

Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for Publix Tropical Medley Mix because it may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes. Publix re... continue reading »

PMA resources help navigate regulatory inspections

Do you know your rights and responsibilities when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) shows up to conduct a regulatory inspection at your food... continue reading »

BrightFarms issues recall due to metal contamination

BrightFarms is initiating a voluntary recall of packaged produce sold in Giant Food stores due to the potential presence of metal as a result of const... continue reading »

Arizona Leafy Greens launches food safety program training

The Arizona Leafy Greens Food Safety Committee has added a new component to its comprehensive food safety program: a free, on-demand, online Metrics 1... continue reading »

Fortress Technology develops new metal detector range

Fortress Technology has designed a multi-aperture, multi-lane metal detector range. Featuring a single metal detector mounted across multiple food ... continue reading »

3M assay for E. coli earns AOAC designation

The 3M Food Safety Molecular Detection Assay 2 – E. coli O157 (including H7) has been granted First Action status through the Official Methods of... continue reading »

PMA honors SmartWash Solutions with technology award

SmartWash Solutions has won the first-ever Science & Technology Circle of Excellence Award from the Produce Marketing Association (PMA). PMA Ch... continue reading »

FDA finds Australia food safety system comparable

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has signed an arrangement with the Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources recognizing each oth... continue reading »

Dow introduces new CANVERA coating polymer

New technological developments from Dow Coating Materials have facilitated the application of thermoplastic polyolefins in plastic food packaging to c... continue reading »

GAP Harmonized Food Safety Standards to be updated

The USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is updating the Produce Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) Harmonized Food Safety Standards for field op... continue reading »