Food Safety Magazine

Building Food Safety Leaders
Building Food Safety Leaders

The greatest scientists, including those in food safety, are able to understand when new information comes in, assimilate it, contemplate it and change their minds.

Lot Acceptance Testing for Ready-to-Eat Salads
Lot Acceptance Testing for Ready-to-Eat Salads

An analytical testing protocol is fundamental to any food product acceptance testing program, including those for examining the microbiological safety of ready-to-eat salad.

Good Consumer Practices Are Necessary to Further Improve Global Food Safety
Good Consumer Practices Are Necessary to Further Improve Global Food Safety

The food industry and regulatory agencies have both been reluctant to suggest that consumers bear some responsibility for the safe handling of foods.

Articles

Blog
Blue Bell and the Very Real Impact of the Food Safety Modernization Act
By Michael R. Taylor
Blue Bell and the Very Real Impact of the Food Safety Modernization Act
FSM eDigest
Five Ways to Prepare for Food Data Sharing
By Angela Fernandez
Five Ways to Prepare for Food Data Sharing
eNewsletter
FSM Scoop: Raw Sprouts
By Tiffany Maberry
FSM Scoop: Raw Sprouts
FSM eDigest
Court Update: Vermont's GE Labeling Requirements
By David L. Ter Molen
Court Update: Vermont's GE Labeling Requirements
FSM eDigest
Global Food Safety Curricula Initiative Update
By Lesley Peppin, Susanna Rosebush and Judith Meech
Global Food Safety Curricula Initiative Update
Blog
FSMA: The Future Is Now
By Michael R. Taylor
FSMA: The Future Is Now
Signature Series
Securing the Global Food Chain Proactively
By Tim Curran
Securing the Global Food Chain Proactively
FSM eDigest
Checking Field Thermometer Accuracy
By Robert W. Powitz, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.S., C.F.S.P.
Checking Field Thermometer Accuracy
FSM eDigest
Food Recalls from the Perspective of the Retailer
By Kathy Hardee, Esq.
Food Recalls from the Perspective of the Retailer
FSM eDigest
Options for Approving New Food Contact Substances in the U.S.
By Dr. Alistair Irvine and Ian Cooper
Options for Approving New Food Contact Substances in the U.S.
FSM eDigest
Food Safety and GMO Labeling: Two Federal Bids to Reduce Patchwork Rules
By David L. Ter Molen
Food Safety and GMO Labeling: Two Federal Bids to Reduce Patchwork Rules
FSM eDigest
World Health Day 2015
By Yasmine Motarjemi, Ph.D.
World Health Day 2015
FSM eDigest
Undeclared Allergens Account for Over Half of Q1 Food Recalls
By Tiffany Maberry
Undeclared Allergens Account for Over Half of Q1 Food Recalls
Sanitation
Reduction of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli Attached to Stainless Steel
By Amy R. Parks, Ph.D., and Mindy M. Brashears, Ph.D.
Reduction of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli Attached to Stainless Steel
Regulations
A Closer Look at Food Safety in Canada
By Paul Mayers
A Closer Look at Food Safety in Canada

News

May 22, 2015
RICE Act Asks FDA to Set Limits on Rice Arsenic
May 22, 2015
FDA Reports Show Blue Bell Food Safety Violations Dating Back 8 Years
May 21, 2015
Just Label It Campaign Asks Congress to Require GMO Labeling
May 21, 2015
Sanderson Farms Will Not Chicken Out of Antibiotic Use
May 20, 2015
Sticky Situation: ConAgra to Pay $11.2 Million for Shipping Contaminated Peanut Butter
May 20, 2015
Kirby to Receive Food Safety Magazine Distinguished Service Award
May 18, 2015
WTO Slaughters U.S. Meat Labeling Plans... Again
May 15, 2015
USDA Plans for Voluntary GMO Certification and Labeling
May 15, 2015
FoodNet Report Shows Mixed Bag of Foodborne Illness Trends
May 14, 2015
UK's "Chicken Challenge" to Address Campylobacter Crisis
May 14, 2015
PBS Documentary Paints Grim Picture of Salmonella in Chicken; Expedites Food Safety Bill
May 13, 2015
New Labeling for Mechanically Tenderized Beef Set for May 2016
May 13, 2015
Survey: Food Safety is Retailers' "Biggest Fear"
May 11, 2015
Tyson Foods Wins IAFP's 2015 Black Pearl Award
May 8, 2015
Pure Irony: Maryland Health Official Recaps Foodborne Outbreak Investigation at Last Year’s Food Safety Summit
May 7, 2015
FDA Says Blue Bell Listeria Contamination Dates Back to March 2013
May 7, 2015
Jeni's Ice Cream Pinpoints Origin of Listeria Contamination
May 6, 2015
China Proposes Tougher Punishments for Food Safety Violators
May 5, 2015
Revisions to ISO 22000 on Food Safety Management Planned for 2017
May 1, 2015
Senators, Food Industry Groups Call for More FSMA Funding