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2014-07-14 12:25:07

Summer weather typically causes spike in incidences of food poisoning WASHINGTON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Millions of Americans are expected to fire up the grills this summer--a time when incidents of foodborne illness, commonly known as food poisoning, tend to surge. In preparation for barbeque season, the Ad Council and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service, in partnership with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for...

2014-07-08 23:01:29

Good Manufacturing Practices in Pharmaceutical and Biotech fields goes a long way in saving millions of lives worldwide in providing safe and affordable therapeutic solutions to various dreadful diseases. OMICS Group’s 3rd International Summit on GMP, GCP & Quality Control, held on September 25-26, 2014, in Valencia, Spain attains significance at this juncture as it is going to address many valid points. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 GMP Summit -2014 is going to discuss...

raw pet food
2014-07-08 04:33:24

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most of us consider food poisoning in our own eating habits. We try to make sure our cooking spaces are clean, the utensils properly washed, and the food cooked safely. On the other hand, not as many of us have considered food poisoning in our pets. Many pet parents give their furry friends raw pet food on occasion and some even feed their pets a raw food diet regularly; however, pets are also susceptible to food poisoning –...

2014-07-07 16:24:03

OTTAWA, July 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Issue There's nothing like a fresh salad in the summer or a juicy watermelon to refresh you on a hot day. Whether you're camping or having a picnic or a barbecue, fresh produce is often part of an outdoor summer meal. But did you know that food poisoning from fresh produce tends to increase in the warmer months? That's because harmful bacteria can grow in as little as two hours when produce is not kept refrigerated or properly chilled when eating...

2014-07-07 08:28:23

CHENGDU, China, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tianyin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NYSE Amex: TPI), a pharmaceutical company that specializes in the development and sale of patented biopharmaceutical medicine, modernized traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), branded generics and active pharmaceutical ingredients (API), today announced that the Company has received the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification under certificate number Chuan K0592, valid until December 31, 2015 for its...

2014-07-06 23:00:50

The major drivers for the global food colors market are the increased health concerns and clean label foods, which have resulted in the use of advanced technology and new products. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-food-beverage-colorants-1938811577.html (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 The North American market holds the major share in the global colors market and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% from 2011 to 2016. In North America, the growing demand for clean labels,...

Foster Farms Issues Recall On Salmonella-Contaminated Chicken
2014-07-04 12:14:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sixteen months after a salmonella outbreak that sickened hundreds of Americans began, Foster Farms is finally recalling some poultry products linked to three plants in Central California. This comes after public health inspectors connected the outbreak to all three facilities. In a statement, Foster Farms said it was issuing the recall "in the fullest interest of food safety.” "This recall is prompted by a single illness...

2014-07-03 16:23:17

Packaging leader launches solutions for safe patient transport of pharmaceuticals HOLLISTON, Mass., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cold Chain Technologies (CCT), the market leading global manufacturer of insulated packaging proudly announces the official launch of KoolTemp® GTS Carry Packs, a full line of patient transport solutions. GTS Carry Packs were developed to protect temperature sensitive drug products from thermal and physical damage during short-term transport or...

2014-07-03 12:26:22

Novel learning system combines petabytes of retail data with public health case reports to identify contaminated food sources, shorten intervention times and limit the spread of disease outbreaks SAN JOSE, Calif., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a first-of-a-kind system that is designed to help food retailers, distributors and public health officials predict the most likely contaminated food sources and accelerate the investigation of food-borne disease...

2014-07-03 12:26:06

DUBLIN, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vj435l/food_diagnostics) has announced the addition of the "Global Food Diagnostics Systems (Hybridization, Chromatography, Spectrometry, Biosensor, Immunoassay, Testing Kit) Market - Forecast To 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The food diagnostics market size is projected to increase with rising concerns over food quality and safety, and...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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