Thank God it’s Friday! Quick news from the food world (Week 39)

Here's my selection of article for the week: - WHO Study Measures Global Burden of Listeria, by James Andrews on foodsafetynews.com: in 2010, Listeria monocytogenes was estimated to infect 23,150 people worldwide. It killed 5,463 of them, or 23.6 percent, according to a new study by European researchers in the World Health Organization (WHO) published in The … Continue reading Thank God it’s Friday! Quick news from the food world (Week 39)

FVO Reports – Pesticide controls in UK? Not the best probably…

From the following report of the Food Veterinary Office (here you can read the executive summary) seems that United Kingdoms not doing so well about pesticides controls. Click here to read and download the full report. The report describes the outcome of a Food and Veterinary Office (FVO) audit in the United Kingdom, carried out … Continue reading FVO Reports – Pesticide controls in UK? Not the best probably…