Food Safety News

May 10, 2021
Beach Beat: What are they thinking? They’re not — they’re eating rotten meat
Consider this a spoiler alert — literally. Fads come and go, but miniskirts and disco didn’t carry the danger of severe food poisoning as does a new internet craze. Eating spoiled, rotting, raw meat is the latest health/high food, according to some online nuts. I would call them stupid, but Mom taught us that was... Continue Reading
May 10, 2021
COVID-19 takes center stage at Food Safety Summit this week; register now
contributed With a dynamic list of speakers, in-depth series of education sessions, and exhibitors focusing on solutions, the Food Safety Summit, taking place virtually May 11-13, will bring the entire food supply chain together to share lessons learned and solutions to implement in regard to COVID-19.  “We have learned so much over the last 15... Continue Reading
May 10, 2021
Delays to checks on EU meat and seafood criticized
Great Britain should have introduced checks on European imports beginning in January 2021 to match the position taken by the EU, according to a report. The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee criticized the fact that controls on EU seafood and meat imports will not start until October 2021, with checks at the border commencing... Continue Reading
May 10, 2021
Firms in Illinois, Pennsylvania warned about import and misbranding violations
As part of its enforcement activities, the Food and Drug Administration sends warning letters to entities under its jurisdiction. Some letters are not posted for public view until weeks or months after they are sent. Business owners have 15 days to respond to FDA warning letters. Warning letters often are not issued until a company... Continue Reading

Recalls

May 7, 2021
Arizona Nutritional Supplements Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Soy Allergen in 365 Everyday Value Whey Protein Powder Natural Vanilla Flavor
Arizona Nutritional Supplements of Chandler, AZ is
voluntarily recalling 13.9 oz. containers of "365 Everyday Value Whey Protein Powder Natural Vanilla Flavor" due to the potential of an undeclared soy allergen. Containers of 365 Everyday Value Whey Protein Powder Natural Vanilla Flavor were mistak
May 7, 2021
Natural Way Recalls Almond Butter Due to Undeclared Peanuts
Natural Way of Fayetteville, AR, is recalling its 16 ounce jars of original almond butter because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the product contained ins
May 6, 2021
Bloommy, Inc Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Fish in Bloommy Biotin Collagen Keratin Capsules
Bloommy, Inc. is recalling the following product due to the presence of a fish allergen for the collagen-based ingredient. The best by involved or purchase date prior to 05/04/201.People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to fish run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction i
May 6, 2021
Revised Guan's Mushroom Co Recalls Enoki Because of Possible Health Risk
Guan's Mushroom Co of Commerce, CA is recalling all cases of its 100g/3.5- ounce & 200g/7-ounce packages of Enoki Mushroom (Product of China) because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young child