Food safety and regulation covers everything from equipment and hygiene to legislation, HACCP, alerts and scares carrying plant implications, recalls, software, sensors, control management and cleaning.
Ozone Purification (OZO) has secured an undisclosed investment from Astia Angels and Wheatsheaf Group.
Fortress Technology claims it can increase stainless steel detection by 100% compared to recent generations of metal detectors.
The Food Safety and Modernization Act (FSMA) final rule relating to produce has been described as ‘damaging’, by a national organization.
Tyson Foods is recalling more than 50,000 pounds of chicken wings because of an “off odour” scent, according to the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS).
Guidelines beefing up potential penalties for food safety and hygiene offences in England and Wales will come into effect from next year.
Campbell Soup Company is recalling 355,000 cans of SpaghettiOs Original due to a potential choking hazard posed by pieces of red plastic found in some cans.
The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) has entered into three partnerships to boost food safety.
Eagle Product Inspection has partnered with J-Pak, in Africa, to distribute its x-ray inspection systems for applications including bakery, dairy, snacks, confectionery, cereals and grains.
Ishida Europe has launched a leak detector to minimise spoilage in pre-packed retail products, such as hard, soft and grated cheese.
EVT (Eye Vision Technology) has launched its first smart thermal imaging camera as it pilots its EyeSens ObjectCounter, which can check for quality control of objects such as ice cream...
ConAgra Foods has recalled trail mix due to the presence of an ingredient that contains milk protein, which is not declared on the packaging.
MOCON has improved the shelf life and temperature range of oxygen sensor vials used with its GreenLight rapid microbial detection system.
Major injuries increased but over 3-days injuries decreased in the UK food industry, according to a survey.
Two draft opinions proposing restrictions on Bisphenol A and PFOA use have been opened to comments.
Mettler-Toledo Safeline has introduced an X-ray inspection system for food manufacturers looking to inspect bulk flow products.
France and Japan have signed a cooperation agreement around food safety.
DuPont will pay $724k after a fire and explosion at one of its chemical plants in 2010 that killed one worker and badly burned another.
Joseph Robertson has installed two CW3 combination checkweigher and metal detection units and an IQ3 metal detector from Loma Systems.
EUROPEN and 28 other associations representing consumer goods brands, packaging producers, material producers and extended producer responsibility (EPR) organisations, have announced a set of joint recommendations for the new Circular...
Fortress Technology will launch its Interceptor line of metal detectors at Pack Expo, in Las Vegas, this month.
NSF International and Fuchs Lubricants Co will present food safety seminars at Pack Expo.
More than 1,000 counterfeit EPAL Euro pallets have been seized during a large-scale inspection at the Ukrainian/Slovakian border.
Best Sanitizers has introduced footwear sanitation claiming it is a ‘significant step forward’ for food processors.
The current case-by-case risk assessment of nanomaterials (NMs) is not the most efficient long term approach to ensure safety, according to a review which looked at regulatory approaches.
Industrial Dynamics Company has become Filtec and has promised a refreshed product line.