Tox Tuesday: Oral fluid testing

Today there are several types of sample matrices used with forensic drug detection tests that are used around the world to identify the use and abuse of both prescription and illegal drugs.

Urine testing, for example, is one of the most commonly used and referred to methods, along with blood and hair testing. While […]

Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the interwebs for all of the big news stories? No worries — we have you covered in this edition of Monday links!

Food Safety

Teal pumpkins will signal a safe Halloween stop for kids with food allergies – The Week Little ghouls and goblins are preparing to hit the neighborhoods […]

Here are your Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest food safety, animal safety, life sciences and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Food safety

The FDA has effectively banned some fancy cheeses like Roquefort – The Week

New FDA restrictions on the levels of harmless bacteria found in imported cheese have effectively banned […]

Tox Tuesday: Pros and cons of legalizing marijuana

In 2012, the world of recreational drugs took one small step for weed, one giant step for legalization as U.S. states Colorado and Washington legalized the recreational use and sale of marijuana. It was the first step of many in the United States, with several states following suit by proposing similar laws.

Some states, such […]

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Food safety

After food safety scares, China retailer offers baby milk insurance – Fox News

A Chinese retailer is offering insurance to customers who buy infant milk powder, highlighting the lengths […]

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Food safety

Peanut trial shows food safety relies on honor system – Star Tribune

Jurors at the nation’s first federal criminal trial stemming from a deadly outbreak of food-borne illness are […]

Get in the know with the Monday Links

Can you believe it, we’re already at our last Monday Links for July! This year is going by quickly—and lots of news, too. Read below for your latest in food safety, toxicology and agricultural news.

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7 stories you need to know this week

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7 things you need to know this Monday

[ SPANISH ] Summer is finally here, and with it comes a lot of news in the animal and food safety industries. Don’t have time to scour the internet for all that you need to know? Relax, we have you covered.

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Tox Wednesday: Cannabinoids

Pot, hash, skunk, weed, mary-jane, ganja … a rose by any other name would smell, well, pretty much the same. Anyone who has ever been in a forensic laboratory when police bring in a haul of cannabis plants, or walked past certain student dorms will know the distinct smell of the plant. But what […]