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Food fraud is a $50 billion annual industry — and you’re probably eating some of the evidence.

From Kobe beef to Parmesan cheese, restaurants and grocery stores are packed with foods that aren’t quite what they seem. 228 more words


How you may be poisoned by the food you buy, but Brussels will wait until 2019 to warn you or act on it

According to the European Food Safety Authority, EFSA, “consumers are exposed to a range of mineral oil hydrocarbons (MOH) via food.  Mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons (MOSH) consist of linear and branched alkanes, and alkyl-substituted cyclo-alkanes, whilst mineral oil aromatic hydrocarbons (MOAH) include mainly alkyl-substituted polyaromatic hydrocarbons… 184 more words

Quelle est l'importance du système HACCP?

Qu’est-ce que le HACCP?

Le système HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point system = Analyse des dangers – points critiques pour leur maîtrise) est un système de contrôle qui identifie les dangers pouvant se produire durant la production de produit alimentaire. 491 more words

What is the importance of HACCP?

What is HACCP?

HACCP (the Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point system) is a process control system that identifies where hazards might occur in the food production process. 323 more words

Turning the GM tide

Or: Just a few drops in the ocean…

The day I published my last post an email came into the inbox from Charles Dowding , the no-dig guru in Somerset, UK, (see: … 715 more words

Salmonella outbreak in Canberra closes two cafes

An outbreak of salmonella has forced two popular Canberra cafes to close their doors while they were investigated by health inspectors.

In a statement, HPS said health inspectors had uncovered problems “related with food handling processes and procedures” at both stores. 96 more words

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