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Process Control

The following list is a collection of all articles in the Process Control category. To refine your list, select from the subcategories provided in the navigation bar and here for your convenience: Best Practices, Intervention Controls, Packaging, Process Validation, Processing Technologies

Recent Advances in Food Processing
Recent Advances in  Food Processing

Processors must use the latest advances in food processing technologies to control contamination of food products.

Ingredients Hazard Analysis and Process-Step Hazard Analysis: Why Separate the Two?
Ingredients Hazard Analysis and Process-Step Hazard Analysis: Why Separate the Two?

While hazard analysis formats vary slightly from one agency to another, two basic elements are contained in both: hazard Identification and hazard evaluation.
 

Clean-Label Advances in Meat Food Protection
Clean-Label Advances in Meat Food Protection

The emerging clean-label movement informs how food companies can address growing global consumer activism around meat safety.

Elevating Food Safety Using Enterprise Risk Management Principles: A Primer
Elevating Food Safety Using Enterprise Risk Management Principles: A Primer

There are several definitions for enterprise risk management (ERM), all of which reflect ERM as a vital risk management process, with food safety as the top priority.

Banning Plastics Won’t Prevent Litter: A Case for Promoting Plastics Recycling
Banning Plastics Won’t  Prevent Litter: A Case for  Promoting Plastics Recycling

In the food packaging industry, focusing efforts on promoting recycling would seem to be a more effective solution.

Cannabis Edibles: Current Food Safety Practices
<i>Cannabis</i> Edibles: Current Food Safety Practices

A Cannabis edibles panel identifies industry best practices and challenges as this growing market moves forward.

Keeping Up with E-commerce Expansion
Keeping Up with E-commerce Expansion

Learn how to address the food safety and authenticity challenges inherent in the e-commerce supply chain.

Kellogg’s Bear Naked Supports Sustainability and Recycling Goals
Kellogg’s Bear Naked Supports Sustainability and Recycling Goals

Eighteen months of experimentation, collaboration, and education resulted in the adoption of more sustainable, safe food packaging.

The Processing Authority in the Era of Novel and Emerging Non-Thermal Preservation Techniques
The Processing Authority in the Era of Novel and  Emerging Non-Thermal  Preservation Techniques

High hydrostatic pressure in combination with heat, involving either an acidified or low-acid food that is intended for ambient distribution, must involve the expert services of a processing authority.

Allergens: Where Food Safety and Labeling Intersect
Allergens: Where Food Safety and Labeling Intersect

Given the potentially fatal consequences of an undeclared allergen, relying on food labels to ensure the safety of allergic consumers may not seem sufficiently protective.

Biobased Plastics and the Sustainability Puzzle
Biobased Plastics and the Sustainability Puzzle

While biobased plastics offer myriad benefits related to sustainability, there are some concerns related to biodegradability.

How Food Labeling Can Ensure a Healthy Start for 2020
How Food Labeling Can Ensure a Healthy Start for 2020

FDA is expected to propose its new definition for “healthy” labeling any day now. Is you company ready?

Blancher Validation Study: Coming Soon to a Blancher Near You!
Blancher Validation Study: Coming Soon to a Blancher Near You!

Time and temperature are the two most important parameters that dictate the use of blanching as a process preventive control

FDA’s and USDA’s Upcoming New Regulations and the Delays
FDA’s and USDA’s Upcoming New Regulations and the Delays

What effect the new U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s labeling regulations and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’d disclosure rules will have on the food industry. 

Food, Beverage, and Supplements Litigation: Staying Out of the Crosshairs
Food, Beverage, and Supplements Litigation: Staying Out of the Crosshairs

Understanding the nature of class action lawsuits and evaluating your company’s products, are essential to reducing the risk of litigation.

U.S. and EU Approaches to Defining and Evaluating Impurities and NIAS in Food Contact Materials
U.S. and EU Approaches to Defining and Evaluating Impurities and NIAS in Food Contact Materials

As concerns about impurities in food contact materials have increased, existing regulatory requirements that impact such impurities are discussed. 

The Use of Insects as Food Ingredients
The Use of Insects as Food Ingredients

The risks posed by edible insects as food depend on the species of insect, the feed they consume, the environment they inhabit, and the production and processing methods adopted.

The National Advertising Division: Resolving Labeling and Advertising Disputes
The National Advertising Division: Resolving Labeling and Advertising Disputes

Here’s how food companies can use the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus to resolve disputes involving their advertising and labeling.

Chemical Additives in Food Packaging Materials: Importance for Food Processors
Chemical Additives in Food Packaging Materials: Importance for Food Processors

This article provides relevant information related to the safety of food contact substances present in food packaging, including plastics, glass, and metal containers.

 

Stewardship vs. Satisfaction
Stewardship vs. Satisfaction

It’s not enough to provide a reasonably priced, high-quality product; the company’s commitment to social responsibility is also under the microscope.

 

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