Infographic: Food safety is top concern for chicken consumers

A recent survey shows that among 1,013 American consumers of chicken, food safety is the top concern when thinking about purchases.

Other top priorities were animal disease, hormone and steroid use (which is not allowed in the U.S. poultry industry), and antibiotic use.

The survey was conducted by ORC International and WATT Global Media, on […]

Grilling safely this summer

Summertime is great for grilling, picnicking, camping and generally enjoying both the great outdoors and great meals simultaneously. With Canada Day on July 1, and the United States’ Independence Day on July 4, a huge amount of people in North America will be firing up their grills in the near future.

It’s essential to grill […]

Tips to avoid getting sick from your homemade eggnog

‘Tis the season for eggnog! While commercially available eggnog is often pasteurized, homemade versions can be dangerous to consume if raw eggs are involved. Check out this infographic for some tips on how to make your own safely and avoid foodborne illness.

Tox Tuesday: Drug driving prevalence across Europe

While this time of year is traditionally known for its festive parties and holiday celebrations, instances of drivers under the influence of drugs is also on the rise throughout the U.S. and Europe. Neogen has complete testing solutions for your individual testing needs including those for roadside screening and for lab confirmation. For more information, […]

Infographic: Shellfish testing with Neogen Europe

Neogen markets and develops the greatest variety of simple, rapid, easy-to-use seafood and shellfish tests, which allow companies around the world to test for harmful marine biotoxins and residues throughout the supply chain. For more information about these services in the U.K., click here.

Infographic: food safety tips your guests will be thankful for

Tox Tuesday: Neogen’s exclusive 6-AM ELISA test

As the forensic industry responds to the increased abuse of heroin, Neogen’s toxicology division has developed an ELISA kit for the specific detection of 6-Acetylmorphine (6-AM), a unique metabolite and definitive biomarker for heroin abuse. The below infographic provides more information about heroin abuse across Europe. For more information on the kit and Neogen’s European […]

Infographic: What you need to know about shellfish toxins

October is National Seafood Month and a great time to learn more about the dangers of shellfish toxins. Various recalls and shellfish closures have recently occurred reiterating the importance of testing for these toxins. Neogen markets and develops the greatest variety of simple, on-site, rapid, easy-to-use seafood and shellfish tests, which allow companies to test […]

National Food Safety Education Month: Hepatitis A infographic

For more than 20 years, September has been recognized as National Food Safety Education Month. One of the themes for 2016 is Hepatitis A, which is described in the infographic below. Although the month is coming to a close, Neogen would like to remind everyone to always practice appropriate food safety measures including proper handwashing […]

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Food Safety

Leafy Greens Added to CDC’s Foodborne Illness Questionnaire – Food Safety Magazine After a Listeria outbreak involving bagged salads, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now including leafy […]