Food Safety

FSNS appoints new research scientist

Aaron Pleitner has joined Food Safety Net Services as research scientist. In this role, Pleitner will be managing in-plant and in-lab process validati... continue reading »

Comment period on use of ‘healthy’ labeling extended

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending the comment period for a docket to receive information and comments on the use of the term “hea... continue reading »

FSNS food safety training schedule set for 2017

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) has set the course schedule for food safety training for the upcoming year. FSNS offers certified training programs th... continue reading »

Coalition to launch online resource to help reduce food waste

The Rockefeller Foundation is collaborating with the USDA, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and a partnership of 10 private sector and... continue reading »

Houston to host Global Food Safety Conference

Leadership for Growth is the theme of Global Food Safety Initiative's 16th Global Food Safety Conference, Feb. 27 to March 2. Seven CEOs from the foo... continue reading »

Penn State Extension launches FSMA resource website

Penn State Extension recently launched a new Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) information website and will be organizing several FSMA educational... continue reading »

Fresh Express recalls Hearts of Romaine salad

Fresh Express is voluntarily conducting a precautionary recall of 100 cases of 9 ounce Fresh Express Hearts of Romaine Salad, distributed in Maryland ... continue reading »

Early registration open for 2017 Ohio Food Industry Summit

Early bird registration is now open for the 2017 Ohio Food Industry Summit, hosted by the Center for Innovative Food Technology. The summit will be he... continue reading »

USDA revises guidance on date labeling

The USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued updated information on food product labeling, including new guidance aimed at reducing f... continue reading »

Hygiena to acquire DuPont’s food safety diagnostics business

Hygiena, a Warburg Pincus portfolio company that specializes in rapid food safety and environmental sanitation testing, will acquire DuPont’s global... continue reading »