MilliporeSigma has earned ISO/IEC-17025:2005 accreditation for the culture media manufactured at its Microbiology Quality Control Laboratory in Darmstadt, Germany.
This week, 3M Food Safety announced that its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay 2 – Salmonella has been approved for Official Method of Analysis by AOAC International (OMA method number 2016.01).
Ecolab Inc. has introduced Synergex, a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-registered, mixed peracid sanitizer and disinfectant designed to help dairy, food, beverage and brewery processors ensure food quality, improve productivity, enhance workplace safety and reduce environmental impact.
Neogen’s SureKill Liquid Pro Kit allows technicians to apply liquid insecticides through a nonpressurized system that is compact and easy to use.
The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), along with nonprofit research and development firm Battelle, have announced a new food fraud assessment tool called EMAlert.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the approval of folic acid fortification in corn masa flour on April 14, 2016. The approval allows manufacturers to voluntarily add up to 0.7 milligrams of folic acid per pound of corn masa flour, consistent with the levels of certain other enriched cereal grains.
3M Food Safety has announced the availability of software enhancements to its 3M Petrifilm Plate Reader, a peripheral device that serves as an automated alternative to the more time-consuming task of manually counting and documenting colonies of bacteria on 3M Petrifilm Plates indicator tests.
Axios Mobile Assets has announced that the process it developed to sanitize its pallets after each use has obtained Provision of Sanitation and Hygiene Services certification under the Safe Quality Food (SQF) Program.
To help food industry customers maintain operational effectiveness, uphold quality assurance and meet regulatory compliance, Sensaphone offers temperature sensors that carry Traceable Calibration Certificates.
Spireon Inc.--a provider of mobile resource management and business intelligence solutions--has introduced FleetLocate Temperature Monitoring, the company’s first refrigerated trailer telematics solution for customers that require extra precautions to safeguard their perishable goods or products during the climate-controlled transportation and shipping process.
Today, 3M Food Safety has announced the launch of the 3M Microbial Luminescence System (MLS) Ultra High Temperature (UHT) Beverage Screening Kit.
Weber Scientific will be distributing a new polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test for finished dairy products, the foodproof yeast and mold quantification test developed by BIOTECON Diagnostics (Potsdam, Germany).
Preferred Freezer Services (PFS) has announced that its Richland, WA facility earned an Organic Handling Certification from nonprofit accredited organic certifier Oregon Tilth.
Neogen Corporation has developed an improved, quick and easy new line of mycotoxin tests that uses water as the solvent in the extraction process.
3M Food Safety is launching its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay 2 – E. coli O157 (including H7), adding to a line of next-generation tests which also includes Salmonella, Listeria and Listeria monocytogenes.
AIB International has added Bread Manufacturing Process and Bread Troubleshooting to their lineup of online baking courses on LearningLab@AIB, the company’s online learning platform.
Charlie Ingram, Eriez® vice president of sales and marketing, announces that Industrial Motion Technologies, Inc. (IMT) of West Des Moines, IA, is the recipient of the 2015 Eriez Merwin Sales Award.
AFNOR Certification has extended its validation of the DuPont™ BAX® System method to include the latest BAX® System X5 PCR assays for Salmonella (QUA 18/03-11/02) and E. coli O157:H7 (QUA 18/04-03/08).
Tetra Pak’s packaging material factory in Gornji Milanovac, Serbia, has earned the world’s top award for manufacturing excellence.
Eriez now offers new systems available for pet food processing applications with its state-of-the-art magnetic separation and metal detection equipment, implemented in various stages throughout pet food processing to identify and eliminate metal contamination.