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Trends and advertising claims don’t mean countertop cookers are safe

20 May 2019

If you’re considering picking up some of those electric pressure cookers at early summer garage sales thinking they’d be a handy, easy way to put up small batches of fresh produce for use next winter,

How do I test thee? Let me count the ways

20 May 2019

Editor’s note: This is part of a series on food safety costs for businesses. The series is sponsored by CERTUS Food Safety. This piece explores different pathogen testing methods for environmental mon

Letter to the Editor: The Oath (Version 01)

20 May 2019

Opinion Editor’s note: Letters to the Editor can be submitted via the Contact Us link on our website. Dear Editor, When the Washington Post published a story, “Pork industry soon will have more power

Publisher’s Platform: The Hepatitis A broken record — Restaurant workers should be vaccinated

20 May 2019

Opinion Editor’s note: May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and today is Hepatitis Testing Day. For more information, click here to visit the CDC page. I am sure the idiom, “you sound like a broken record

Recipe for pathogen destruction: A little air, a little electricity, a flip of a switch

20 May 2019

What if you could kill 99 percent of the potentially harmful bacteria on the surface of your fresh produce in one minute with just the flip of a switch? Consumers could have devices similar in size an

One ton of beef frankfurters recalled for containing metal

20 May 2019

Chicago’s Vienna Beef Ltd. has recalled approximately 2,030 pounds of beef frank links products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal, according to the U.S. Depa

Scientists say freezing steak tartare can decrease Toxoplasma infections

20 May 2019

Dutch researchers have advised freezing filet americain to reduce infection risk from the microscopic parasite Toxoplasma. If filet americain, known in the United States as steak tartare, is frozen fo

Botulism cases linked to hummus in Argentina

20 May 2019

Two cases of foodborne botulism linked to hummus have been confirmed by Argentinian health authorities. The National Administration of Drugs, Foods and Medical Devices (ANMAT) reported that an investi

Caito Foods recalls chicken salad because labels do not include soy alert

20 May 2019

Indianapolis-based Caito Foods LLC has recalled approximately 1,767 pounds of salad with chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s

Manufacturer recalls ‘dairy free’ dessert for undeclared milk; complaint logged

20 May 2019

Following a consumer complaint, Dairy Free Horchata Frozen Dessert Sandwiches are being recalled by Coolhaus because they may contain milk. If the product is consumed by people who have an allergy or

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