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28 students sick in one U of M dorm; norovirus suspected

There’s a run on disinfectant on the University of Minnesota’s Minneapolis campus, after more than two dozen students who live in Frontier Hall fell ill this week. 307 more words


Chipotle says things are even “worse” than it thought

This post has been corrected. Back in January, Chipotle predicted it was in for a rough year. “It’s going to be messy in terms of margins, it’s going to be messy in terms of earnings,” chief financial officer Jack Hartung said at a conference. 22 more words

Food Service

French art in Haiku (Haiku 3: Cromagnon, La Tour Eiffel, Les Fleurs, Absinthe)

Food poisoning this week. No details necessary… just to say that yesterday, I rose from the wish-I-was-dead and went around my house taking pictures and writing haiku. 106 more words


New Chipotle Food Safety Procedures Include Shutting Down Restaurant If Anyone Barfs

Yesterday, Chipotle restaurants didn’t open until 3 PM so 50,000 or so restaurant employees could sit in hotel conference rooms or movie theaters to watch a live-streamed company-wide meeting about food safety. 372 more words


What Consumers Should Know About Chipotle and Norovirus -- GreenEyedGuide feat. on The Scientific Parent

On The Scientific Parent, I share my food science and food micro insight to help consumers understand the implications of the Chipotle foodborne illness outbreaks, and why the Norovirus outbreak is so different. 14 more words

Food Science

Public Health shares more foodborne illness outbreak information in 2016

Public Health is excited to reveal a new process for sharing foodborne illness outbreak information with you.

We are taking new steps to make sharing information around foodborne illness outbreaks easier and more timely. 450 more words

Communicable Disease