Food Safety

Picture: FSNS lab in Omaha

FSNS opens food testing lab in Omaha

By Joseph James Whitworth

Food Safety Net Services (FSNS) has opened a 16,400 square foot lab in Omaha, Nebraska with an investment in excess of $3m.


Part 4 of 6: Thermo Fisher Scientific series

Detecting chlorinated paraffins in food using HRAM GC-MS

By Khalil Divan

Due to their potential for long-range transport, persistence and ability to bio-accumulate, chlorinated paraffins (CPs) are widespread in the environment and can be found in the food chain.

Food safety recall round-up

Food safety recall round-up 1-7 September 2017

Recalls: Cadmium, mycotoxins and Salmonella

By Joseph James Whitworth

Food and beverage alerts were made by USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, England, Scotland, Belgium, France, Germany, Switzerland, Croatia, Lithuania and Denmark.

Photo: © Boaz Guttman/flickr

Ecolab: Too early to quantify Hurricane Harvey impact

By Joseph James Whitworth

Ecolab has said it cannot yet quantify the effects of Hurricane Harvey but it did close three plants in Houston and industrial and refining customers also shut down operations.


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