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Following a recall by nSpired Natural Foods, Inc., Giant Food Stores, LLC and Martin's Food Markets says it removed from sale MaraNatha Almond Butters and Peanut Butters due to potential Salmonella contamination.
Children are at high risk of contracting foodborne illness because their immune systems are still developing.
Russia's food safety watchdog has temporarily shut down four McDonald's restaurants in central Moscow - including Russia's first outlet near Red square -- for alleged sanitary violations.
The $5.5 million expansion doubled the square footage of the facility, dubbed the Plymouth Food Innovation Center, from 20,000 to 40,000.
Food safety staff from the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services put out a statement Wednesday, warning people not to eat any canned soups or sauces made by Corfinio Foods of Richmond.
On May 15th, 2013, Chicago Magazine dining critic Jeff Ruby tweeted the following: "When Nietzsche said "That which does not kill you makes you stronger," he obviously never had food poisoning from a Lebanese restaurant."
As parents begin sending their children back to public school, some are choosing to bypass the cafeteria's pre-planned food schedule, opting to pack their own lunch instead.
Each year one out of every six Americans is sickened by a foodborne illness, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
To see the true heights of government cronyism, look to the lowly catfish. The current controversy over catfish inspections is a great example of how government rules can be created and adapted to protect one player in a market, at the expense of the others.
With the start of a new school year, it is time to review some health and safety precautions for packing school lunches.
LAS CRUCES >> What was once a small gelato operation tucked away on the third floor of New Mexico State University's Gerald Thomas Hall has grown into a spacious store on the ground floor, stocked with shelves of products made by students on campus.
US foodmaker H.J. Heinz Co said it will tighten controls over ingredients suppliers in China after it was forced to recall some infant food products from Chinese store shelves due to excess levels of lead.
Ice cream co in 'David & Goliath' lawsuit v Nestle: Is it time for a rethink about the way shelf-space is allocated in US supermarkets? The FDA has approved a petition from LycoRed seeking the green light to use higher levels of tomato lycopene to restore color to processed meats, giving manufacturers of sausages, deli meats and jerky an ... (more)
Denmark's food safety watchdog made "serious mistakes" in its handling of a listeria outbreak linked to the death of 12 people, the country's government has said.
That's because dirty lunchboxes may contain bacteria that can make youngsters sick, explained Natasha Haynes, a family and consumer sciences agent for Mississippi State University.
Hundreds of food-safety violations at edible marijuana manufacturers are documented in Denver inspection records since the start of the year.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 03:04 am
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