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Asia Pacific: Flexco releases endless, food safe splicing solution

Flexco has added to its line of endless splicing solutions the Novitool Amigo for splicing monolithic belts. The Amigo is a new concept in the...

Europe: Seminar on microbiological criteria

Campden BRI will hold a seminar on March 10, 2017 on the importance of microbiological criteria. It will discuss sampling for microbiological hazards, and describe...

Asia Pacific: 2016 is the year of food safety, says 3M Food Safety

Access to safe food is a hot topic in the Asia-Pacific region, with no signs of cooling off. Across the region, but especially in...

Europe: Food bacteria show resistance to antimicrobial drugs, finds EFSA-ECDC report

Treatment options for some of the most common food-borne infections are decreasing, as types of bacteria (called ‘isolates’) continue to show resistance to antimicrobial...

Europe: Japan donates to facility on food safety, health standards and trade

The government of Japan has contributed US$49,470 to the Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) for its activities in 2015. STDF aims to help...

Asia Pacific: Use technology to beat food bugs, says SCIEX

The rise of new technology and modern eating habits has resulted in unprecedented diversification of the food supply chain, resulting in a wide range...

Americas: Product verification emphasizes on safe processing, aids in consumer marketing, ChromaDex tells FNI

Sports nutrition supplier BPI Sports has contracted ChromaDex Corp for third-party verification of its protein products. Going forward, the ChromaDex Quality Verified Seal will be...

Americas: Neogen adds six tests to portfolio on drug residue detection in food

Neogen Corporation rolls out six tests to detect veterinary drug residues in food, which adds to four others introduced recently. The six new tests are...

Americas: 3M Food Safety’s solution deemed official method by body

The 3M Molecular Detection Assay 2 – Salmonella by 3M Food Safety has been approved for Official Method of Analysis by AOAC International. The validation...

Asia Pacific: Australia to see food with low-THC hemp seeds?

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has called for submissions on whether to permit the sale of food derived from the seeds of low-THC...