Food Safety

USDA awards $4.6 million for nanotechnology research

The USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has awarded 13 grants totaling $4.6 million for research on the next generation of agricult... continue reading »

FDA awards $31 million in food safety grants to 43 states

FDA has awarded $31 million to 43 states to support multiyear plans for produce safety systems, education, outreach and technical assistance to preven... continue reading »

Anchor thermoforming plants receive hygiene certification

Anchor Packaging, a manufacturer of specialty food packaging used by restaurants and supermarkets for take-out meals, has again earned “High Hygiene... continue reading »

Grant to support high pressure processing in Michigan

The Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development voted to award a Food and Agriculture Investment Program grant to Great Lakes HPP in Tayl... continue reading »

Basic, advanced HACCP courses set for UC Davis

Two courses that present basic and advanced information on hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP) will be held at the University of Calif... continue reading »

Inline Plastic rolls out new tamper evident products

Inline Plastics has launched its SnackWare food containers, the newest members of the company's patented Safe-T-Fresh line of tamper evident products.... continue reading »

Chlorine dioxide pouches make produce safer

Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists in Florida are helping a company develop a small plastic pouch designed to make produce safer. The pouc... continue reading »

FSMA software enhanced for preventive controls rule

iFood Decision Sciences has enhanced its software solutions toolbox, with a goal of making it easier and faster to be in full compliance with new prev... continue reading »

Goodway Technologies acquires BioSpray product lines

Goodway Technologies, a global manufacturer of maintenance products, has wholly acquired the complete line of BioSpray Power Pack Systems from 1 Prior... continue reading »

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 »