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Americas: Cargill facility to receive award for water saving efforts in Texas

Texas Water Foundation will convey its annual Blue Legacy Award for manufacturing companies to Cargill's Friona, Texas, beef processing facility in Austin, US, on...

Europe: Tomra Sorting Solutions opens new center of excellence in Dublin

Tomra Sorting Solutions in Dublin has opened a 3,500 sqm center of excellence for its food optical sorting and peeling business. It is set to...

Americas: FoodChain ID releases program on non-GMO verification

FoodChain ID has announced a new 30-day guarantee for non-genetically modified organism (GMO) Project verification of low-GMO risk products. The program is offered at no extra...

Americas: PositiveID’s chip detects E. coli in less than 20 minutes

PositiveID Corporation has successfully detected Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria on the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) chip of its Firefly Dx prototype handheld, real-time...

Americas: Calyxt, PBL sign agreement on bread wheat trait

Calyxt has signed an exclusive license agreement with Plant Bioscience Limited (PBL) for a bread wheat trait generated using gene editing. The trait provides endogenous...

Asia Pacific: SCIEX releases study that detects low levels of Pesticide 1080 in hours

SCIEX's application team is developing a new method for screening of monofluoroacetic acid (MFA), also known as ‘1080’. In 2008, a melamine milk scandal posed...

Americas: DuPont Nutrition & Health’s PCR Assay receives PTM certification

The AOAC Research Institute has certified the DuPont BAX System Real-Time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) Assay for Genus Listeria as a performance tested method...

Europe: Unifiller launches foodservice depositors

Unifiller Systems' new Pro Series Food Service depositors includes the Pro1000i FS and Pro 2000i FS depositors, featuring a large conical hopper and precision...

Americas: US releases action plan on seafood traceability into the country

On March 15, 2015, The Presidential Task Force on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing and Seafood Fraud in the US released its action...

Europe: Festo’s Process Automation Mobile to tour UK next month

The Festo Process Automation Mobile will be starting the UK leg of its European Tour visiting its customers from June 1 to 26, 2015. The...

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