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COYO Sued Over Fatal Anaphylaxis Incident Linked to Alleged Dairy Contamination

June 4, 2024

A Queensland-based "dairy-free" ice cream and yoghurt company, COYO, is at the center of a lawsuit following the death of a 42-year-old woman in the UK due to anaphylaxis. Court...

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Tragedy in India: One Dead, 175 Infected from Food Poisoning at Local Hotel

June 1, 2024

In a tragic incident, a woman has died and approximately 175 others have been infected with food poisoning after consuming food from Zain Hotel in Perinjanam, Kerala. The incident has...

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FSSAI India Orders Immediate Pause to Licensing for Human Milk Commercialisation

May 27, 2024

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), the nation's apex food regulator, has issued a clear directive to state licensing authorities to stop granting licenses for the processing...

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FDA Announces Recall of 1.9 Million Fiji Water Bottles Due to Quality Issues

May 27, 2024

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced a recall of almost 1.9 million bottles of Fiji Water due to quality concerns. This follows a voluntary recall by Natural...

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No Traces of Carcinogen Found in MDH, Everest, and Other Indian Spices: FSSAI

May 25, 2024

In a significant reassurance for consumers, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) announced that no traces of the carcinogen ethylene oxide (EtO) were found in tested samples...

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Supreme Court Issues Notice to Government Ministries and FSSAI Over Excessive Pesticide Use: India

May 19, 2024

The Supreme Court of India has issued notices to the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, and the Food Safety...

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Woolworths Faces Backlash Over Covert Security Measures to Combat Theft

May 16, 2024

Woolworths has recently come under scrutiny for its implementation of covert security measures aimed at deterring theft in its stores nationwide. Reports reveal that Woolies staff are now discreetly monitoring...

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After Global Red Flags, Spice Board Of India Responds: Addressing Contamination in Indian Food Products

May 13, 2024

The recent concerns regarding Indian spices and spice mixes have sparked global attention, with regulators in several countries flagging contamination in well-known brands such as MDH and Everest. Global Regulatory...

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Florida Bans Lab-Grown Meat: 1st Of All Times

May 6, 2024

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis recently signed a contentious bill into law, criminalizing the manufacture and sale of lab-grown meat within the state. This move mirrors similar actions taken by Alabama,...

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MDH Denies Allegations of Cancer-Causing Pesticide in Spice Products

April 29, 2024

In response to recent allegations of its spice products containing a cancer-causing pesticide, MDH, a popular Indian spice brand, has vehemently denied these claims as "baseless, untrue, and lacking any...

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New Zealand: Rat’s Foot in Garlic Bread Points to Home as Likely Source

April 25, 2024

An unsettling discovery of a rat’s foot in a loaf of garlic bread last month in Waikato has taken a surprising turn as officials now suggest the foot most likely...

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Hong Kong and Singapore Ban MDH and Everest Spices Over Cancer-Causing Chemical

April 23, 2024

Hong Kong and Singapore have taken action against spice products from popular Indian brands MDH and Everest due to concerns over a cancer-causing chemical. Hong Kong's Centre for Food Safety...

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Nestlé Accused of Adding Sugar to Infant Milk in Developing Countries

April 19, 2024

A recent report by Public Eye has uncovered Nestlé's practice of adding sugar and honey to infant milk and cereal products sold in many low-income countries, contradicting international guidelines aimed...

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Tragedy Strikes in India: 10-Year-Old Girl Dies After Eating Cake Ordered Online On Her Birthday

April 1, 2024

A heartbreaking incident has left a family in mourning as a 10-year-old girl from Punjab passed away after consuming a cake ordered online for her birthday celebration. The young victim,...

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Rocks Found in Easter Eggs Prompt Recall by The Warehouse Group: New Zealand

March 31, 2024

In a concerning development, The Warehouse Group, one of New Zealand's leading retailers, has taken swift action to recall a batch of Easter eggs following reports of customers discovering "rocks"...

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Newzealand Food Safety Authorities Investigate Airgun Pellet Found in Supermarket Easter Egg

March 29, 2024

An ordinary Easter treat turned into a concerning discovery for Auckland resident Karl Evans when he encountered an unexpected foreign object inside a packet of Cadbury's Pinky Marshmallow Eggs purchased...

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PFAS Contamination Detected in Massachusetts Bottled Water

March 26, 2024

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has issued a public health advisory, urging consumers to avoid bottled water from Simpson Spring Company in Easton due to contamination with per-...

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Rat’s Foot in Garlic Bread Sparks Nationwide Recall and Food Safety Concerns

March 26, 2024

Foodstuffs, a prominent supermarket chain, in New Zealand, has issued a nationwide recall of a particular brand of garlic bread following a disturbing complaint from a customer. The incident, which...

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Controversy Over Dessert Labeling: Much Moore’s ‘More Plant Based, Less Dairy’ Sparks Debate-NZ

March 22, 2024

A recent uproar has erupted in New Zealand's dessert aisle as vegan advocates clash with budget ice cream brand Much Moore over the labeling of its "Marvels" range. The controversy...

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Blueberries and Strawberries in ‘Dirty Dozen’ List: Concerns Rise Over Pesticide Contamination

March 21, 2024

A recent report released by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has once again ignited concerns about the prevalence of pesticides in commonly consumed fruits and vegetables. The annual "Shopper’s Guide...

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Wild Mushroom Warning: Health Risks Highlighted in Australia

March 18, 2024

In a recent advisory, the Food Safety Information Council in Australia has issued a stern warning against the picking and consumption of wild mushrooms. This caution comes in light of...

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Study Finds Toxic PFAS “Forever Chemicals” in Most US Sandwich Baggies, Raises Safety Concerns

March 16, 2024

A recent analysis suggests that the majority of plastic sandwich baggies in the United States contain toxic PFAS "forever chemicals," prompting questions about the safety of these products. Testing conducted...

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FDA Proposes Ban on BVO (Brominated Vegetable Oil) in Sodas

March 15, 2024

In a significant move to address health concerns associated with soda consumption, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed the prohibition of brominated vegetable oil (BVO) as an ingredient...

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Growers Allege Supermarket Duopoly Fuels Food Waste Crisis in Australia

March 15, 2024

Amidst rising concerns over Australia's staggering food waste, vegetable growers are sounding the alarm on the detrimental impact of supermarket duopoly agreements, alleging that non-binding contracts contribute to significant oversupply...

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Food Cost Inflation a Serious Issue: Data From All Over World

March 11, 2024

Rising Food Costs Leave Middle-Income Families Struggling to Put Meals on the Table in United States As food prices continue to climb, middle-income families across America are feeling the pinch....

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Food Cost Inflation a Serious Issue: Data From All Over World

March 5, 2024

Rising Food Costs Leave Middle-Income Families Struggling to Put Meals on the Table in United States As food prices continue to climb, middle-income families across America are feeling the pinch....

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Intentional Contamination of Children’s Applesauce with Lead Chromate Confirmed by FDA

March 2, 2024

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has officially confirmed that lead chromate is the source of lead and chromium found in cinnamon applesauce marketed for children and imported from Ecuador....

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Due to Inflation Families Sacrificing Meals: New Zealand

March 1, 2024

In New Zealand, A startling increase in parents skipping meals to ensure their children have enough to eat has been revealed as the cost-of-living crisis worsens, according to recent findings....

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UK Consumers Disappointed by Cadbury’s Easter Discontinuation: Dairy Milk Egg ‘n’ Spoon

February 28, 2024

Cadbury cites "fans' changing taste buds" as reason for discontinuation; Fans express disappointment and sadness Shoppers across the UK are expressing their dismay as they discover that Cadbury has discontinued...

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Belgium’s Battle Against Unsafe Online Food Sales: Over 450 Complaints Investigated in Two Years

February 27, 2024

In a bid to bolster consumer safety, the Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain (FASFC) in Belgium has escalated its efforts against unregistered online food sellers following...

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Largest-Ever Food Safety Fine: Family Dollar Faces Record $41.7 Million Penalty for Rodent-Infested Products

February 27, 2024

In a groundbreaking legal development, Family Dollar Stores LLC, a subsidiary of Dollar Tree Inc., has pleaded guilty to storing food, drugs, medical devices, and cosmetics under unsanitary conditions due...

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New Zealand Implements Strict Food Labeling Standards to Safeguard Consumers

February 25, 2024

New Zealand is going to enforce new food labeling regulations aimed at safeguarding consumers health, particularly those with severe allergies. Vincent Arbuckle, the deputy director-general of New Zealand Food Safety,...

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200 Individuals fallen ill: Outbreak in Philippines

February 25, 2024

In a distressing turn of events, over 200 individuals have fallen ill in Agusan del Sur, Philippines, raising suspicions that distributed food aid may be the culprit behind the widespread...

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Over 200 Fall ill Due to Suspected Food Poisoning at a Religious Event in India

February 24, 2024

Reports of a food poisoning incident at a religious function in Maharashtra's Buldhana district, where around 200 individuals fell ill after consuming prasad, have reignited concerns about food safety in...

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Woolworths Faces Backlash Over Alleged Unfair Pricing in New Loyalty Scheme

February 22, 2024

Controversy Erupts as Woolworths Shoppers Decry Disparities in Loyalty Scheme Pricing Woolworths, formerly known as Countdown, has found itself embroiled in a customer backlash following the launch of its Everyday...

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India Implements Ban on Toluene in Food Packaging Inks for Health and Sustainability

February 22, 2024

In a significant move towards promoting health and sustainability, the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) have officially prohibited the use...

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FDA Approves Groundbreaking Drug Xolair to Prevent Severe Food Allergic Reactions

February 22, 2024

In a historic move, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for Xolair, the first-ever drug designed to treat individuals with life-threatening food allergies. Xolair, also known...

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Health Canada Approves Sale of Animal-Free Milk Protein, Paving the Way for Innovative Dairy Alternatives

February 21, 2024

Health Canada has granted approval for the sale of Remilk's animal-free milk protein, marking a significant milestone in Canada's alternative protein landscape. Remilk's beta-lactoglobulin (BLG) protein, derived from a genetically...

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Indian States Banned Cotton Candy Here’s why?

February 19, 2024

In India, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry have imposed an immediate ban on the sale of cotton candy, a beloved sweet enjoyed by both children and adults. The ban comes as...

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Plant-Based Salmon Company Revo Foods Succeeded in Lawsuit Over Labeling Dispute

February 19, 2024

In a significant victory for the plant-based food industry, an Austrian court has dismissed a lawsuit brought against Revo Foods by the Vienna City Council concerning the labeling of its...

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Online Grocery Labelling Failures Raise Food Allergy Concerns for Consumers: Call for Regulatory Control

February 17, 2024

In the latest study shedding light on Australia's digital food marketplace, researchers have unveiled alarming gaps in online grocery stores' provision of crucial allergen information. The investigation, conducted across major...

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Rat Trouble Supermarkets: NZ Food Safety Plans for Urgent National Wide Supermarket Pest Management Evaluation

February 15, 2024

A string of rodent sightings in prominent New Zealand supermarkets has sparked concerns over hygiene and food safety standards, leaving food consumers unsettled and prompting swift action from store management....

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Buzzing Concerns: NZ Supermarkets Grapple with Pest Management System Failures

February 14, 2024

Vincent Arbuckle, deputy director-general of New Zealand Food Safety, argues that consumers should not simply tolerate the presence of pests in supermarkets as a normal occurrence. Customers lose confidence and...

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World first vegetarian KFC opened in India

February 13, 2024

Do you know any vegetarian KFC? KFC is a global chicken restaurant brand with a rich, decades-long history of success and innovation but opening a vegetarian Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)...

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Emerging trends and challenges in EU food safety, Data released by ECDC

February 13, 2024

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has unveiled detailed insights into the impact of seven significant foodborne infections across Europe in 2022. Reports covering Campylobacter, Salmonella, Yersinia,...

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Vegetarian KFC to Open in Ayodhya Amid Pilgrim Surge: India

February 13, 2024

In the wake of the monumental inauguration of the Ram Mandir on January 22nd, Ayodhya emerges as a pilgrimage hotspot, drawing massive crowds eager for a glimpse of Ram Lalla....

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9/10 Consumers Find Irish Food Is Safe: Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI)

February 11, 2024

Recent research conducted by the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) has unveiled a robust sense of confidence in food safety measures among both consumers and industry stakeholders in the...

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Supermarket Plagued with Rats Shut Down for 48 Hours : New Zealand

February 10, 2024

In order to combat a persistent rat infestation, Countdown Dunedin South announces a temporary closure of its doors for 48 hours, starting from 10 pm Friday. The decision follows the...

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Eye on Safety: Facial Recognition Trial in Supermarkets Sparks Debate in NewZealand

February 10, 2024

In response to a significant surge in retail crime, Foodstuffs North Island has launched a trial of facial recognition technology in selected Pak’nSave and New World supermarkets across the North...

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Auckland’s Filthiest Restaurants Revealed: Cockroaches, Pests, and Filthy Kitchens Uncovered

February 9, 2024

Auckland Council's latest inspection report has exposed 43 restaurants across the region for serious breaches in cleanliness and food safety standards. From cockroach infestations to filthy kitchens, the findings have...

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Norwegian Firm Discovers Sale of Unsafe Salmon

February 7, 2024

A Norwegian company, Pure Norwegian Seafood (PNS), disclosed that it had been selling frozen salmon unfit for human consumption for several years. The findings emerged following an internal investigation by...

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Wisconsin Health Department Launches Online System for Reporting Foodborne Illnesses

February 7, 2024

Wisconsin's Department of Health (WDH) has introduced a new online survey system to enable residents to report instances of foodborne illnesses swiftly, aiming to expedite the identification of potential outbreaks....

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FSIS Boost Projects to Safeguard Consumers Health And Strengthening Food Safety

February 7, 2024

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has released its key accomplishments for 2023, emphasizing efforts to safeguard public health and strengthen the food supply chain....

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Three Sentenced in Chicken Theft and Fraud Case: UK

February 7, 2024

In a significant action against food crime, three individuals have been sentenced following successful prosecutions by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) after an extensive investigation into a £300,000 chicken theft...

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Illinois Lawmakers Propose Ban on Harmful Food Chemicals Found in Candy and Soda

February 7, 2024

In a bid to prioritize public health and safety, Illinois lawmakers are spearheading a legislative effort to ban several potentially harmful food chemicals commonly found in candy, soda, and ultra-processed...

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Tragic Peanut Allergy Death Sparks Urgent Call for Accurate Allergen Labeling

February 1, 2024

  In a heartbreaking incident, a 25-year-old UK ballet dancer, Orla Baxendale, lost her life in New York after consuming a mislabeled Vanilla Florentine Cookie that contained peanuts, triggering a...

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FSSAI Seizes 45 Metric Ton of Expired Beer: INDIA

January 25, 2024

In a decisive move against the violation of food safety regulations, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), in conjunction with Customs officials, executed a joint operation on...

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Illinois Proposes Ban on Harmful Food Additives

January 24, 2024

The proposed Illinois legislation, Senate Bill 2637, aims to ban five potentially harmful food additives, going beyond California's first-in-the-nation ban on these substances. The additives targeted in the bill are...

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Alarming Levels of Microplastics Found in Nearly 90% of Protein Sources, Including Plant-Based Alternatives

January 17, 2024

In a recent study published in the journal Environmental Pollution, researchers from Ocean Conservancy and the University of Toronto have unveiled alarming levels of microplastic contamination in a wide range...

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Waterborne Outbreak in China: Campylobacter and Sapovirus Contamination

January 15, 2024

In a recently published study in the China CDC Weekly, researchers detailed a significant outbreak in China in 2021, affecting nearly 1,000 individuals. The outbreak involved two pathogens, Campylobacter coli...

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Enfamil Branded Reckitt Baby Formula Nutramigen Recall Sparks Concerns and Stress Among Parents and Caregivers

January 11, 2024

Enfamil brand Nutramigen A+ LGG Hypoallergenic (infant formula) recalled due to possible presence of Cronobacter sakazakii in USA, Canada, UK and Ireland. There are six batches of infant formula got...

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Florida Woman Sues Hershey for $5M Over Misleading Packaging Tricks”

January 3, 2024

In a legal battle against The Hershey Company, Tampa resident Cynthia Kelly has filed a $5 million lawsuit, accusing the chocolate giant of deceptive packaging practices related to Reese's seasonal-shaped...

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One person dies :E. coli Outbreak in UK Linked to Cheese

December 30, 2023

An outbreak of E. coli has affected at least 30 individuals in the United Kingdom, prompting an investigation by the Food Standards Agency (FSA), Food Standards Scotland (FSS), and the...

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Food Supply Company Fined After Cockroaches Found on Premises: Singapore

December 28, 2023

;A food supply company in Singapore, Suvai Foods, is facing three charges for alleged failures to maintain cleanliness on its premises, where live cockroaches were reportedly discovered among chutney packets...

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FAO to Address Cutting-Edge Food Safety Topics in 2024 Reports

December 28, 2023

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Is going to Release Reports on Cell-Based Food, Precision Fermentation, and Whole Genome Sequencing The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has outlined its agenda...

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Prompts Recall of 4 Types of Cheese- UK

December 28, 2023

In a precautionary move just before Christmas Day, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has issued a recall for four types of Mrs Kirkham’s Lancashire cheese due to a potential E....

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FDA Issues Warning For Canadian Oysters

December 25, 2023

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cautioned against the consumption and sale of specific oysters harvested in Canada and distributed in the United States. The warning comes in...

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Airbus Christmas Dinner Sparks Mass Food Poisoning Among Hundreds in France

December 24, 2023

Over 700 employees at Airbus Atlantic in France have fallen ill after a Christmas dinner held at the company's offices near Nantes on December 14. Health Agency Launches Investigation The...

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Cantaloupe Salmonella Outbreak: One More Death in Canada

December 23, 2023

The Salmonella outbreak linked to cantaloupes has intensified in Canada, with the number of confirmed cases surging to 164, marking an alarming increase from the 129 cases reported on December...

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Consumer Confusion Over Food Date Labels Contributes to Wastage

December 20, 2023

A recent Consumer Food Insights (CFI) Report from Purdue University’s Center for Food Demand Analysis and Sustainability sheds light on the impact of food date labels on consumer behavior, leading...

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Norway Ends Salmonella Outbreak: Source Remains Unknown

December 20, 2023

Norwegian health officials announce the conclusion of a Salmonella outbreak without identifying the source, leaving the investigation into the Salmonella Napoli cases inconclusive. The outbreak, reported by the Norwegian Institute...

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Folic Acid Fortification Mandated in New Zealand Wheat Flour for Bread-Making

December 16, 2023

In a landmark move to enhance public health, all non-organic wheat flour sold for making bread in New Zealand must now be fortified with the B vitamin folic acid. This...

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Contaminated Parsley Triggers E. Coli Outbreak in Sweden

December 13, 2023

Recently it hasbeen noted that, at least 150 cases of E. coli infection have been reported in Sweden, with the culprit identified as contaminated parsley imported from southern Europe. The...

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Anthrax Outbreak Strikes Zambia: WHO Issues Urgent Caution

December 13, 2023

Zambia is grappling with its most significant anthrax outbreak in a decade, as reported by the World Health Organization (WHO). As of late November 2023, the country has recorded 684...

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Sushi Restaurant Outbreak- Norovirus Infections in North Carolina

December 11, 2023

In Wake County, North Carolina, health officials are diligently investigating a wave of foodborne illnesses linked to patrons dining at Sushi Nine on Western Boulevard. The outbreak, suspected to be...

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Codex Alimentarius Commission Adopts New Standards on E. coli, Remote Audits, and Growth Promoters

December 11, 2023

At its latest session, the Codex Alimentarius Commission made significant strides in global food safety by adopting new standards and guidelines. Among the notable decisions, guidelines on the control of...

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Food Standards Agency Issues Warning on Salmonella Contamination in Polish Poultry Products

December 9, 2023

Increase in Salmonella Cases Linked to Poultry Imports from Poland Prompts Safety Advisory There is a surge in Salmonella cases associated with poultry products imported from Poland, the Food Standards...

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Christmas Alert: Beware of Fake Chocolate Bars Containing Hallucinogens

December 7, 2023

FSA Issues Christmas Warning on Fake Chocolate Brands Containing Hallucinogenic Substances In a festive season alert, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has issued a warning against the consumption of several...

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German Food Safety Controls Reveal Issues in Poultry, Olive, and Allergen Management

December 4, 2023

German food safety authorities have released findings from their 2022 zoonoses monitoring and control programs, exposing concerns in the poultry, olive, and allergen sectors. Poultry Meat Contamination: Campylobacter and Salmonella...

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WHO recommends banning influencers from promoting baby formula

December 2, 2023

The World Health Organization (WHO) has proposed new guidelines calling for a ban on influencers promoting formula milk on social media. The organization argues that manufacturers are increasingly using exploitative...

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New Global Food Standards for Protecting Consumer Health

November 30, 2023

In its 46th session, the Codex Alimentarius Commission, a joint initiative of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), has adopted...

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Crisis Deepens: Cantaloupe Salmonella Outbreak Doubles, Two Lives Lost

November 27, 2023

The recent outbreak linked to cantaloupes has taken a concerning turn, with the number of confirmed Salmonella Sundsvall infections doubling to 99, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...

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Update: Lead Poisoning Outbreak Linked to Applesauce Expands, Affecting More Children

November 24, 2023

The outbreak of lead poisoning associated with certain brands of cinnamon applesauce has seen a concerning rise, with the number of affected children increasing from 34 on Nov. 16 to...

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Investigation of Increased Lead Levels: Cinnamon Applesauce Pouches

November 21, 2023

U.S. health officials are issuing a warning after at least 22 toddlers in 14 states fell ill due to lead poisoning linked to tainted pouches of cinnamon apple puree and...

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Australian Food Safety Week 2023. Why it’s important for everyone?

November 17, 2023

Australian Food Safety Week is a crucial initiative, emphasizing the significance of maintaining food safety practices to safeguard public health. The theme for this year, 'Food safety – dollars and...

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Colombia’s “Junk Food Law”: A Bold Step for Health

November 16, 2023

Colombia has taken a pioneering step by introducing a new law that targets ultra-processed foods, making it one of the first countries globally to do so. This "junk food law"...

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Public Health Alert: Shellfish Biotoxin Threat Prompts Warning in East Cape, New Zealand

November 15, 2023

In response to elevated levels of paralytic shellfish toxins found in routine tests on mussels from Tolaga Bay, New Zealand Food Safety issues a public warning against collecting or consuming...

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Egg Crisis in Sweden: Tackling the Salmonella Food Safety Challenge

November 15, 2023

In a bid to combat a persistent Salmonella issue, Sweden's largest egg producer, CA Cedergren, has decided to euthanize all hens at one of its farms. The facility, located near...

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UPDATE: Chinese Data Reveals Nearly Zero Japanese Seafood Imports in September

October 29, 2023

Restaurants in China Seek Alternatives Amid Ongoing Fukushima Water Dumping Concerns China stopped buying seafood from Japan because they were worried about radiation from Japan's polluted water going into the...

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E. Coli Outbreak in Japanese Schools Linked to Contaminated Milk

October 24, 2023

In a notable incident that took place in June 2021, researchers have shed light on a significant E. coli outbreak in Japan that was linked to milk served in schools....

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Norway Continues to Address Ongoing E. coli Outbreak

October 17, 2023

In a recent update, Norwegian health authorities are urging the public to remain vigilant as the country grapples with a severe outbreak of E. coli O26:H11. The Norwegian Institute of...

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Japan’s Iconic Flowing Noodle Restaurant Closed Due to Mass Food Poisoning

October 17, 2023

In a concerning turn of events, over 900 individuals have fallen victim to a mass food poisoning outbreak after dining at a renowned "Nagashi Somen" restaurant in Japan. The establishment,...

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FDA Enhances Infant Formula Compliance Program for Safety and Oversight

October 11, 2023

United States, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced updates to its infant formula compliance program for investigators, laboratory analysts, and compliance officers. The objective of these updates...

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California Becomes First State to Ban Four Harmful Chemicals in Food

October 10, 2023

News By: Mansi Nautiyal In a historic move, California has taken a pioneering step in safeguarding the health of its residents by enacting the California Food Safety Act. Governor Gavin...

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Waterborne Parasite Outbreak Afflicts Hundreds in Spain

October 5, 2023

In a recent public health crisis, more than 450 people in the Spanish town of Tarazona, located in the province of Zaragoza, have fallen ill after consuming contaminated water. Since...

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LittleOak Infant Formula Products Lack Canadian Approval for Sale

September 22, 2023

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has issued a public warning regarding unapproved infant formula products from the LittleOak brand, which have been sold online in Canada. The CFIA has...

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E. coli Outbreak Leads to Closure of Additional Daycare Centers in Calgary, Canada

September 18, 2023

In a concerning development, the outbreak of E. coli infections in Calgary, Canada, has prompted the closure of additional daycare centers as the number of confirmed patients continues to rise....

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Spanish Authorities Seize 28 Tons of Unsafe Food

September 15, 2023

Spanish Authorities Crack Down on Food Safety Violations: 28 Tons of Unfit Food Seized Madrid, September 14, 2023 - In a sweeping operation spanning multiple provinces, Spanish authorities have seized...

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Paqui Recalls ‘One Chip Challenge’ After Teen’s Death in USA

September 13, 2023

Paqui, a subsidiary of The Hershey Company and the maker of the infamous 'One Chip Challenge,' has announced the immediate removal of its product from store shelves following the tragic...

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Authorities Issue Warning About Unsafe Seaweed Tonic in New Zealand

September 12, 2023

New Zealand Food Safety has issued a warning urging the public not to consume a seaweed tonic known as "NZ Focuidan" due to concerns about its safety. Although there have...

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