New method uses electric shocks to kill bacteria

Harmful bacteria are inactivated by means of electroporation while maintaining product quality during the processing of whey proteins

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Lactalis to reopen Craon plant

The dairy giant has received the go-ahead from French authorities to resume production following tainted milk scandal

Hygiena acquires Diagnostics Food Safety division of Biomedical

The food safety and environmental sanitation tester further expands its allergen testing portfolio

Eurofins acquires Wisconsin-based food testing company

The acquisition of Covance Food Solutions strengthens Eurofins’ food testing offering in the US

A systems approach to hygiene in food processing environments

Microban's Glenner Richards, Director of Microbiology & Analytical Chemistry Laboratories, and Ivan Ong, VP of R&D, ...

Kemutec expands in Europe

The manufacturer of powder processing equipment has opened an office in the Netherlands

Multi-state outbreak of salmonella linked to Kelloggs

The FDA is advising consumers to avoid eating and discard any Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal, regardless of size or sell ...

Wash it away: Cleaning and disinfection in the food industry

Mike Taylor, Senior Chemist and Regulatory Manager, Christeyns Food Hygiene, explains the best practices for cleaning ...

Fipronil found in eggs from the Netherlands

Insecticide contamination scandal as Germany recalls 73,000 organic eggs

Solving a contamination crisis with the right tech

Don't get caught without the right tech in a contamination crisis, it is typically not a matter of ‘if' it will happen, ...

Biofilm reactor promises to cut production costs on vitamin K

Researchers have developed a method to enhance the fermentation process that creates the supplement

ATP detection: The balance between precision and speed

Adenosine triphosphate (ATP) is an indicator molecule for the presence of biological residues used in food production. ...

Equipment is king

Johan Lucas, VP Sales and Business Development at Kemutec Netherlands, describes the engineering required for ...

Greif completes multimillion-euro investment in new IBC facility

The industrial packaging products and services specialist has announced the opening of its intermediate bulk container ...

Food contamination fears if Brexit deal not agreed

The Local Government Association has warned a failure to protect access to key intelligence post Brexit, will weaken ...