Food Safety

Refrigerant management company expands services in Southern California

Refrigerant management company A-Gas has expanded its services in Southern California through its Rapid Exchange cylinder swap program. A-Gas has w... continue reading »

Institute of Food Technologists names Leighton new board president

Sean Leighton, global vice president of food safety, quality and regulatory at Cargill, is the new board president of the Institute of Food Technologi... continue reading »

New Cremer production facility relies on Sesotec metal detection

Germany-based Cremer Nutrition’s new joint venture with Temasek’s Asia Sustainable Foods platform has been completed in Singapore. The 118,000-squ... continue reading »

FDA names Deputy Commissioner for Human Foods in ongoing restructuring

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has named its first Deputy Commissioner for Human Foods as part of an ongoing restructuring of the agency’s Hu... continue reading »

Maine broccoli producer voices concerns for state crop following pesticide sanctions

In the wake of the discovery of use of an illegal pesticide by a large Maine broccoli farm, one state producer voiced concern that consumers may lose ... continue reading »

Saf-T-Guard introduces new line of gloves

Saf-T-Gard International has expanded its line of disposable gloves with a new product made using a hybrid thermoplastic elastomer material. Ambi-G... continue reading »

Former top FDA official joins startup technology company

Former Food and Drug Administration official Frank Yiannas has joined startup Internet of Things technology company Wiliot as a strategic advisor. ... continue reading »

IFPA Global Produce & Floral Show lineup set

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) Global Produce & Floral Show keynote lineup for 2023 includes speakers from the worlds of busin... continue reading »

How to keep produce safe from salmonella, other hazards

Trevor Suslow, an Extension research specialist at the University of California, Davis, is a key figure in fresh produce food safety, helping to defin... continue reading »

Research aims to solve sticky situation, preserve millions in trade

A move by European nations, led by France, mandating that PLU (price look up) stickers on fresh fruits and vegetables be home compostable has major im... continue reading »