Food Safety Magazine says environmental monitoring for Listeria ‘fastest growing category’

In a wide-reaching survey that questioned food processors across the industry, Food Safety Magazine took stock of the ways companies handle their environmental testing for Listeria, saying, “It was clear to us that testing for Listeria was growing faster than perhaps any other microbiological category, and we wanted to find out more.”

Exactly 262 processors […]

Time, cost-saving advice for commercial microbiology labs

Since the passage of the Food Safety Modernization Act, food manufacturers have drastically increased the amount of testing they do to comply with the more stringent rules and regulations. It’s no surprise that manufacturers have increased testing, since it’s one way to keep consumers safe from unintended allergen and foodborne pathogen contamination.

What often goes […]

Don’t miss Neogen at IAFP

The International Association of Food Protection (IAFP) meeting is here again. The meeting will take place in St. Louis, MO and begin Sunday, July 31 at 7:00 pm and continue until mid-day on Wednesday, August 3, 2016.

This year’s agenda includes topics such as antibiotic resistance, next generation sequencing (NGS), hygienic equipment design and many […]