Food Safety

Center for Produce Safety research symposium announced

The 2021 Center for Produce Safety Research Symposium will take place online in a series of five weekly webinars beginning Tuesday, June 22. All se... continue reading »

Keeping leafy greens fresh and healthy an exact science

It might not seem that impressive today, but the fact that fresh leafy greens are available all across America at any time of year is quite remarkable... continue reading »

Mettler-Toledo updates food inspection management software

Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection has released a new, significantly updated version of its ProdX product inspection management software. Based on ... continue reading »

FDA, produce industry ramping up leafy greens food safety efforts

Although the U.S. food supply chain is one of the safest in the world, the federal government notes there are still approximately 48 million cases of ... continue reading »

Food safety researchers take aim at cyclospora

A handful of Cyclospora cayetanensis outbreaks tied to U.S.-grown produce since 2018 have prompted several researchers to begin looking at possibl... continue reading »

Produce industry pushes ahead on food safety research

Growers need not wait on the government for timely guidance to food safety questions or concerns. That’s what industry veteran Victor Smith (top ... continue reading »

CDC seeking source for new E. coli outbreak

CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s... continue reading »

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FDA announces further findings from leafy greens E. coli outbreak

The FDA, along with CDC and state and local partners, investigated a multistate outbreak of E. coli infections in the fall of 2020. The epidemiology a... continue reading »

Food Safety Net Services moves Green Bay lab

Food Safety New Services, which has had a presence in Green Bay, Wisconsin, since 2005, has announced a move within the city to a new, state-of-the-ar... continue reading »

Center for Produce Safety launches food safety research fundraising initiative

Calling out the need to expand research to answer produce-specific food safety questions, the Center for Produce Safety (CPS) has launched a new capit... continue reading »