FoodTech Inspecto launches portable real-time contaminant scanner

New device detects chemical contamination in food in real-time for complete transparency

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FreshDetect files for insolvency

The German food technology startup is seeking investors to scale-up its hand-held device for food microbiological ...

New Canadian food safety rules: win-win for business and consumers alike

The rules focus on improving Canada's market access, prevention of contamination, and traceability for faster removal ...

SternMaid upgrades Wittenburg site to expand blending capacity

Investment will enable the contract manufacturer to increase its production capacity by about 10,000 tonnes per annum

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, ...

BSI to certify organisations to the revised food safety standard ISO 22000

The business standards company has gained accreditation from ANAB

Taghleef acquires Colombia's Biofilm

The deal will see Taghleef in pole position to supply BOPP films in Latin America

The non-thermal way to kill bacteria

High hydrostatic pressure and pulsed electric fields are alternatives to traditional thermal pasteurisation. Professors ...

2018 Innovation Round-up

Highlights of new products that made their debut last year

New method uses electric shocks to kill bacteria

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

Biofilm reactor promises to cut production costs on vitamin K

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

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 ...

Equipment is king

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

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