News

Wastewater treatment can help meet pollutant requirements

Fresh produce processors in the U.S. must meet wastewater effluent requirements for the EPA as well as National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System... continue reading »


Lori Hoagland

Contaminated leafy greens turn purple, Purdue researchers say

Some might say you look a little green when you are sick. Leafy greens actually turn purple — although not obvious to the human eye, it can be seen ... continue reading »


Wildfires: USDA, Forest Service outline 10-year plan to combat risk

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Forest Service Chief Randy Moore have outlined a strategy to deal with the growing wildfire crisis in the U.S. ... continue reading »


Reusable plastic container sting leads to dozens of arrests

In 2021, a major plastic container theft sting was executed in Cook County, Illinois. It resulted in the discovery of an illegal plastic regrind opera... continue reading »


Kronen’s GEWA 4000V washer made for washing half or whole products

The washing process is one of the most important areas for ensuring maximum hygiene in food processing. Kronen's GEWA 4000V RT made specifically fo... continue reading »


Good Foods Promotes Juan Larios to president of operations, Mexico

Good Foods, manufacturer of plant-based dips and good-for-you products, has promoted Juan Larios to executive vice president and president of operatio... continue reading »


FDA report on summer 2021 bagged salads salmonella outbreak released

The U.S. FDA has released a report on its investigation of the Salmonella Typhimurium outbreak that caused 31 reported illnesses and four hospitalizat... continue reading »


California citrus industry to support Center for Produce Safety research

The California citrus industry is answering the call to strengthen fresh produce food-safety research. Citrus producers from across the Golden Stat... continue reading »


GAB Operations ready to open new Laredo distribution facility

A new 45,000-square-foot GAB Operations produce distribution facility in Laredo, Texas, has been completed. GAB — a Guanajuato, Mexico-based fres... continue reading »


PMMI shares top beverage-industry trends driving change

The beverage industry has been in a state of ongoing change as manufacturers adapt to shifting consumer preferences and demands. Consumers seek bev... continue reading »