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Volume 7 Issue No. 38

Compliance Food Labs Food Manufacturing Foodservice & Retail FSMA GFSI Sustainability Training Calendar

Food FraudFood Fraud:
How Chemical Fingerprinting Adds Science to the Supply Chain

By Sam Lind, Ph.D., Oritain

Guaranteeing product integrity is more important than ever for food manufacturers and suppliers. As the scale of food fraud becomes more and more apparent, a heightened sensitivity and awareness of the problem is leading to an increasing number of cases being uncovered.


SafetyChain - Improved Productivity, Profitability & Compliance for Food Companies

Featured Articles

Abhijeet Shah, Packing SupplyFood Packaging:
Roles, Materials and Environmental Issues

By Abhijeet Shah, Packing Supply

This article is about the different types of food packaging, their individual roles in the packaging industry along with how to minimize their effects on our environment through waste prevention, recycling and composting.

FDAFDA Issues Guidance Document
for Qualified Facilities Under
FSMA Rules

By Food Safety Tech Staff

The guidance will help food facilities determine if they are considered a qualified facility under the Preventive Controls for Human Food or Preventive Controls for Animal Food rules.


Food Safety Training

FST's Food Safety Training CalendarPreventive Controls Human Food
September 26-28, Des Moines, IA

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California Proposition 65California Proposition 65 To Impact Food Labels

By Nick Recht, TEKLYNX International

Proposition 65 underscores the importance of an agile labeling environment for food manufacturers, particularly as it relates to their ability to adjust labels prior to compliance deadlines.


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Sponsored Resources

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