Food Safety News - 04/14/2022 Letter from the Editor: Time to cut food safety free

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Letter from the Editor: Time to cut food safety free

By Dan Flynn on Apr 14, 2022 12:06 am
Opinion Food Safety News was the first to hire Helena Bottemiller Evich to cover food safety in Washington D.C., during the run up to the passage of the Food Safety Modernization Act. She had energy and made contacts easily. Quickly, she was an expert in areas of the government, up on nuances most are clueless... Continue Reading

FDA reports new Listeria outbreak, begins inspections and testing in another

By Coral Beach on Apr 14, 2022 12:05 am
Federal officials are investigating a new outbreak of Listeria infections and have initiated testing in two other investigations. The new Listeria monocytogenes outbreak has sickened at least 15 people, but the Food and Drug Administration has not yet identified a food source for the pathogen. In keeping with its usual process, the FDA has not... Continue Reading

FAO, WHO and WFP on food safety, accountability at GFSI Conference

By Joe Whitworth on Apr 14, 2022 12:04 am
United Nations food safety agencies and GFSI local groups shared the stage at the recent Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) conference in Barcelona. The 600 registrants from 50 countries heard from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Food Programme (WFP). Francesco Branca, director... Continue Reading

Backer given approval to restart beer sales after deadly outbreak

By News Desk on Apr 14, 2022 12:02 am
Brazilian officials have allowed a brewery to restart production at a site that was the source of contaminated beer linked to the deaths of 10 people in 2020. The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA) confirmed Cervejaria Backer was permitted to resume production and sale at the factory in Belo Horizonte this past week.... Continue Reading

Cybersecurity and what it means to the food safety professional

By Guest Contributor on Apr 14, 2022 12:01 am
Submitted by the Food Safety Summit In 2021 the United States of America experienced cybersecurity ransomware attacks on industry i.e., the Colonial Oil Company and Pilgrim’s Pride of JBS. Does your IT department and top management have your critical food safety and supply data protected from hacking? The 2022 Food Safety Summit will provide the latest... Continue Reading is reader supported and as an Amazon Associate, we may earn commissions from qualifying purchases.

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