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Europe: Institute ranks three foodborne diseases impacting Denmark

Campylobacter is the foodborne bacteria that contributes most to the burden of disease in Denmark, according to a study from the National Food Institute...

Americas: AIOE releases guide on hygienic equipment design

The Alliance for Innovation and Operational Excellence (AIOE), founded by PMMI in 2011, recently released a guidance document entitled One Voice for Hygienic Equipment...

Europe: FAO, OIE warn of new avian flu strain

A new bird flu strain detected in Europe which is similar to strains reported to be circulating in 2014 in Asia poses a significant...

Europe: Synbiosis introduces automated colony counter to identify pathogens

Automated microbiological systems provider Synbiosis has introduced a software module for the ProtoCOL 3 automated colony counter, a commercial automatic microbial identification and counter...

Europe: FSA advises children against drinking raw milk

In the light of three separate incidents involving six cases of E.coli O157, including five cases in children, potentially linked to the consumption of...

World: Mérieux NutriSciences Corporation acquires food testing laboratory in Turkey

Mérieux NutriSciences Corporation acquires Kalite Sistem Laboratories Group (KSL), a food testing laboratory in Turkey. With this acquisition, Mérieux NutriSciences expands their scientific services in...

Americas: NSF International releases standard to test for safe drinking water at home

NSF International has developed a standard that tests the ability of home water treatment devices to reduce certain emerging contaminants in drinking water. The standard,...

Europe: German company, hospital to develop human-milk-oligosaccharides to prevent Norovirus

The Federal Ministry of Education and Research in Germany will support the development of human-milk-oligosaccharides by Jennewein Biotechnologie for the prevention of Norovirus within...

Asia Pacific: AB Sciex wins award for product innovation from market research firm

AB Sciex has received the 2014 Asia Pacific Mass Spectrometry New Product Innovation Award by Frost & Sullivan, which the latter tracks more than...

Europe: Henkel’s webinar presenter shares on mineral oils in packaging

Henkel will be broadcasting a webinar on December 5, 2014 entitled ‘Everything you need to know about mineral oil components in food packaging adhesives’...
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