Latest beef products Stories

2013-10-31 23:35:37

Study Shows Biocompatible Polysaccharide Could Reduce Risk of Food Contamination Claremont, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Escherichia coli, or more commonly E. coli, have become the source of feared news stories for consumers of fresh meat, fruit and vegetables due to recent contamination outbreaks. Research conducted at the School of Environment, Natural Resources & Geography, at Bangor University, Bangor, UK with Synedgen’s new polysaccharide technology shows that a safe polymer...

Canadian E. Coli Cases Double
2012-10-08 05:07:15

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The number of people who have fallen ill after consuming contaminated beef products originating from a Canadian plant has doubled, while revelations that the facility failed to follow its own safety protocols and questions regarding health officials' handling of the situation emerged over the weekend. According to Reuters reporter Rod Nickel, there were 10 confirmed illnesses in the case as of Saturday night, including three in...

2009-07-14 12:16:01

The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the expansion of a June 24 recall of assorted Swift-brand beef products. The FSIS said the JBS Swift Beef Co. of Greeley, Colo., is voluntarily expanding the recall from 41,280 pounds of its beef products to approximately 380,000 pounds that might be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7 bacteria. The FSIS said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported its investigation into 24 illnesses in multiple states suggests at least 18...

2009-06-25 11:57:57

The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of 41,280 pounds of Swift-brand beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli. The agency said JBS Swift Beef Co. of Greeley, Colo., initiated the recall after learning the beef was possibly contaminated with the E.coli O157:H7 bacterium. The Swift- and Swift Premium-brand beef products were produced April 21-22 and were shipped to distributors and retail establishments in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois,...

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