Food Safety Magazine

October/November 2015

October/November 2015
The Nexus Between Food Safety and Food Security
The Nexus Between Food Safety and Food Security

Food security is dependent upon a strong global food safety system.

Funky Fish: Is Ciguatera Fish Poisoning on the Rise?
Funky Fish: Is Ciguatera Fish Poisoning  on the Rise?

While ciguatera continues to be a public health concern, the best way to prevent illnesses is to increase awareness in at-risk populations.

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: RRTs in Action
Where the Rubber Meets the Road:  RRTs in Action

Real-world examples of Rapid Response Teams responding to incidents are described.

October 19, 2015
FDA’s Multiple “Conditions of Use”
FDA’s Multiple  “Conditions of Use”

“Conditions of Use” describes the temperature and duration at which a material should be tested to simulate the manner in which the material is intended to be used.

October 19, 2015
Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls (HARPC): The New GMP for Food Manufacturing
Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls (HARPC): The New GMP for Food Manufacturing

FSMA implementation will be the largest change in the food industry that has ever been implemented and enforced by FDA.

October 19, 2015
Nanoscale Materials: The Dose Makes the Poison
Nanoscale Materials:  The Dose Makes the Poison

When evaluating materials for use in food packaging and other food contact applications, a number of considerations are important.

October 19, 2015
Supplier Certification: A Matter of Risk Assessment and Resources
Supplier Certification: A Matter of Risk Assessment and Resources

Regardless of the size of any food manufacturer, there will be a need to source, approve and maintain ingredient suppliers.

October 19, 2015
Let’s Get Serious about Internal Audits
Let’s Get Serious about Internal Audits

The internal audit is an essential element for the proper functioning of any food safety management system.

October 19, 2015
Food Safety Insider: Rapid Micro Solutions
Food Safety Insider: Rapid Micro Solutions