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The milk you drink is unsafe

Bengaluru: Caution! You better look into the quality of milk being delivered at your doorstep. The National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) in Chennai has reported that one of the three randomly picked samples of Nandini Full Cream Milk in Chennai tested positive for a pesticide content. 193 more words

What's in your honey.....and what isn't?

Did you know?

Natural unprocessed honey contains pollen. Lot’s of pollen.  And pollen can indicate where the honey was produced.  Food Safety News writes…”The food safety divisions of the  World Health Organization, the European Commission and dozens of others also have ruled that without pollen there is no way to determine whether the honey came from legitimate and safe sources.”  Why is this important?   82 more words

General

The Challenges and Advantages of Farm-to-Fork Traceability BY JAMES ANDREWS

Take a moment to consider some of the foods found in a supermarket: eggs, tomatoes, coffee — maybe even chocolate chip peppermint brownie ice cream. 1,078 more words

FDA

McDonald’s & KFC Meat Supplier Exposed Reusing Expired Meat

Here’s an article from NetEase uncovering the safety problem of McDonald’s and KFC’s meat supplier– Husi Company. Food safety problems is a kind of case which happens in China frequently and could severely harm people’s health. 370 more words

Food Safety

TN Raw Milk Dairy Linked to E. Coli Outbreak Reboots Operations

Tennessee health officials have given a raw-milk cow-share operation that has been linked to an E. coli O157 outbreak that has sickened 9 children — all of them under 7 years old — the green light to start offering its milk to its cow-share members again. 1,232 more words

Whyte & Brown’s ‘game-changing’ HACCP food monitoring

 

“In terms of food safety, it’s a game-changer,” says Kevin Bacon, chair of Whyte & Brown, about the FoodCheck temperature monitoring system. “It helps us comply with HACCP and massively reduces the time staff spend on temperature monitoring and paperwork.” 218 more words

Hospitality

22 tons of fake beef seized

http://sg.news.yahoo.com/blogs/what-is-buzzing/chinese-police-seize-more-20-000kg-fake-beef-035448883.html

Last week, police in China seized 22 tons of beef in China. Many may be wondering why I am blogging about this when it has nothing to do with the U.S. 414 more words