RF Biocidics has announced that its APEX 85--a newly revamped chemical-free food safety system that uses specialized radio frequency technology to significantly reduce the level of harmful pathogens from foods--received the Almond Board of California’s Technical Expert Review Panel (TERP) certification for pasteurization.
Clear Labs--a food analytics platform for retailers and manufacturers--has released the first genetically modified organism (GMO) test based on Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology.
Waters Corporation has announced that VICAM®--a Waters business--has earned the 2016 North American Food Safety Diagnostics Market Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan.
The results from the just completed comprehensive study indicate that spores of strains of C. botulinum are unable germinate, grow and produce toxin in fresh coconut water, alleviating any potential concern of botulism.
Thermo Fisher Scientific and DuPont Nutrition & Health have agreed to renew their Distribution Agreement for Western Europe, allowing Thermo Fisher to maintain exclusive supply of the DuPont BAX System Q7 platform in the region for at least the next 3 years.
Power Packaging, a DHL Supply Chain company and part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has announced the achievement of Safe Quality Food (SQF) Level 3 certification at all five of its manufacturing facilities.
3M Food Safety has released its enhanced 3M™ Clean-Trace™ Hygiene Monitoring and Management System.
PerkinElmer, Inc., has announced announced the launch of the Avio™ 200 Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectrometer (ICP-OES), the industry’s most compact system designed for efficient multi-elemental inorganic analysis.
Mérieux NutriSciences has expanded its dairy testing capabilities and services in South Africa with the recent 100 percent shareholding acquisition of Lactolab (Pty) Ltd, an analytical laboratory serving dairy and dairy related industries.
Ecolab Inc. has made a binding offer to acquire Laboratoires Anios from co-owners Bertrand and Thierry Letartre and private investment company Ardian.
BioFront Technologies has announced the launch of the new MonoTrace Casein ELISA kit for the quantitative or qualitative detection of bovine casein.
The 2017 version of AIB International’s Consolidated Standards for Inspection of Prerequisite and Food Safety Programs was released last week. The new standards--which will be implemented January 1, 2017--are more focused, current, and easier for food companies to use.
Eurofins Scientific--a firm that performs bioanalytical testing that supports the entire food production chain--has acquired Bureau de Wit B.V. (“Bureau de Wit”), one of the main laboratory service providers focused on food and water safety testing for the food production, hotel and catering sectors in The Netherlands.
FoodLogiQ has announced a partnership with 1WorldSync--a multi-enterprise product information network--to provide the food supply industry with a supply chain traceability solution that delivers transparency while tackling food safety and compliance issues.
As the latest addition to the Thermo Scientific Vanquish UHPLC platform, the new Thermo Scientific Vanquish Flex Binary UHPLC system adds a binary solvent delivery option in the 1000 bar (15,000 psi) performance range.
Metrohm USA has announced their receipt of the Leadership Circle Award from The Electrochemical Society (ECS). The honor recognizes 10 consecutive years of membership.
The International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) has announced that Sterilex Corporation is the winner of the 2016 Food Safety Innovation Award.
Hapman, a global manufacturer of conveyors and bulk material handling equipment with thousands of installations worldwide, has announced the expansion of its dust collection line for point-of-use or batching applications.
Lloyd’s Register (LR)--a global engineering, technical and business services organization--has partnered with Silicon Valley based greenfence, the first platform technology serving the Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) marketplace.
Klüber Lubrication--a worldwide manufacturer of specialty lubricants--has announced the availability of Klübertherm HB 88-182, a versatile long-term grease offering good corrosion and wear protection for rolling bearings subject to high loads and medium speeds at temperatures of up to 180°C.