The final GRAS (generally recognized as safe) rule specifies the process for submitting a GRAS notice and the information that should be included.
The final Preventive Controls for Animal Food rule was established to build an animal food safety system that applies science- and risk-based preventive controls across all sectors of the animal food system.
With the Food Safety Modernization Act in place, it is time to look forward to its implementation
Google Search Operators improve a company’s ability to locate information and resources online that can aid with food Hazard Analysis.
Learn how to utilize color to minimize cross-contact and contamination in your food operations.
Ten important take-aways from the Preventive Controls for Human Food course are presented.
For several years, legislative bodies throughout the country have struggled with the issue of whether to label food products as containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) or bioengineered food.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine has issued a report with recommendations for improving the situation for individuals with food allergies.
New guidance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration leads to increased litigation about “evaporated cane juice.”
The operative question is: Just who represents science? This article represents an opposing view to our eDigest article, published on December 6, 2016, by Andrew G. Ebert, Ph.D. FIFT, CFS
Packaging automation can reduce the risk of undeclared allergen recalls for your company. Find out how.
If companies are left to fend for themselves, then what exactly are industry leaders doing to become federally compliant and meet food safety guidelines?
Allergens could be introduced into a food product many ways, most involving accidental cross-contact of some kind.
Whole supply chain traceability is a combination of both internal (proprietary information and processes) and external transparency (shared information and processes among partners). Are your processes FSMA compliant?
If you believe that those mistrustful of science or hesitant to accept scientific validity are of a certain uneducated class, or driven by religion or other belief systems, you are likely wrong. What can be done?
Being ready for implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) means creating the right food safety plan, not just relying on your current Hazard Analysis and Critical control Points (HACCP) plan.
Everyone in the food business must be prepared with an appropriate food contamination crisis plan. Is yours in place?
The devil is in the details: What you know may be just as important as what you don’t.
Op-Ed: Are consumers, social media and questionable regulations undermining food science? You be the judge.
The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938 defines both food additives and food contact substances.