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Food safety News

Food Safety & Quality Service's blog covers topics ranging from regulatory policy to foodborne illness outbreaks to sustainability, science and research. The questions, suggestions and comments we hear in the classroom and production floor inspires us to dig deeper into food safety issues as we continue to expand our posts around today's food industry.
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May 27, 2021 by fsqservices
Confused about the FDA food defense rule? You’re not alone. “Understanding Food Defense” helps explain the many sides of “the rule.”
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April 15, 2021 by fsqservices
How to Develop a Food Safety Culture Program can be a daunting question. Get your answers in today’s blog post.
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January 4, 2021 by fsqservices
Developing a food safety culture plan is typically a multi-year process once the food safety team and senior management identifies the organization’s current culture as well as the type of culture it envisions for the future.
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November 12, 2020 by fsqservices
A recent histamine poisoning has prompted a Hello Fresh recall in New Zealand. Today’s post explores what you need to know.
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September 18, 2020 by fsqservices
An organization’s culture can have a significant impact on the food safety and quality program. The greater the food safety culture, the greater the influence that culture can have with producing a safe, legal and consistent food product.
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August 27, 2020 by fsqservices
In emergency situations such as a hurricane, the role of a PCQI after an emergency goes beyond the daily verification checks of a food safety plan.
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August 17, 2020 by fsqservices
Food Safety and Quality Services provides a comprehensive two-and-a-half day FDA approved PCQI training program. The goal is to prepare individual employees to take on the roll of an on-site preventive controls qualified individual (PCQI).
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August 3, 2020 by fsqservices
The dangers of intentional adulteration and the need for food defense became clear to the industry following two high-profile events that took place a few years ago. In today’s post, we discuss intentional adulteration and food defense.
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July 21, 2020 by fsqservices
Food Safety and Quality Services provides in-house HACCP training to help companies develop, implement and maintain Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point rules.
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May 11, 2020 by fsqservices
What? Why would food-grade not be food-safe? What is the difference between food-grade and food-safe? Doesn’t it mean the same thing?
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May 8, 2020 by fsqservices
As a food safety plan manager, do you ever get asked these questions regarding your food safety plan: What was your thought process for making this decision? Why do you do it this way? How do you answer this?
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December 24, 2017 by fsqservices
Magnets for Metal Fragment Control and Food Safety – White Paper
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December 11, 2016 by fsqservices
Food Safety & Quality Services has partnered with Active Magnetic Research (AMR), and is approved to perform on-site magnet verification and validation tests.
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