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Europe: Growth in food industry boosts demand for membranes

The global membrane market in the food industry is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 6.41% during the period 2014-2019,...

Asia Pacific: Neogen acquires Indian food safety company

Neogen Corporation has acquired India’s food testing laboratory Sterling Test House, which will serves as a base for Neogen’s new operations in the country. Incorporated...

Asia Pacific: Hanovia debuts PureLine UVEO Technology in China

Hanovia announces the Asia-Pacific launch of its PureLine Ultraviolet Energy Optimised (UVEO) disinfection technology at the China International Beverage Industry Exhibition on Science and...

Europe: EU faces rising antimicrobial resistance, warns authorities

Bacteria in humans, food and animals continue to show resistance to the most widely used antimicrobials, says the latest report on antimicrobial resistance (AMR)...

Americas: USDA has “no questions” for GRAS status of AR yeast

The US Food and Drug Administration has "no questions" in regards to Renaissance’s Generally Regarded as Safe (GRAS) notice for its non-GMO, acrylamide-reducing (AR)...

Americas: More consumers feel unsafe over prepared food in supermarkets, finds analysts

With the rise of the grocerant — supermarkets that offer prepared, restaurant-style foods — comes consumer concerns regarding food safety. Although the majority...

Europe: Antimicrobial resistance remains high, finds EU report

Bacteria found in humans, animals and food continue to show resistance to widely used antimicrobials, states the latest report on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in...

World: Safety testing shifts to 3rd party contract testing laboratories

According to a new market report from Strategic Consulting, Inc. (SCI), food companies around the world increasingly rely on third party contract testing laboratories...

Americas: Legal services provider launches guide for international manufacturers on US laws

International manufacturers entering the US market are often tripped up by consumer safety and liability laws that could derail a successful product launch. To help...

Asia Pacific: Detect meat fraud using enhanced analytical methods, says AB Sciex

Food fraud is gaining interest as an emerging risk given the increasingly global and complex nature of food supply chains. It is not uncommon to...

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