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New federal food safety rules issued after deadly outbreaks

...manufacturers will have to prepare food safety plans for the government that detail...manufacturers already follow good food safety practices and the law would aim to ensure that all do."The food safety problems we face have one thing...
Nation and World
E. coli outbreak tests Chipotle's vow to track ingredients should help," said Jaydee Hanson, a senior policy analyst at the Center for Food Safety, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that promotes food safety and sustainable agriculture.Health officials believe knowing the distribution of...
Nation and World
E. coli in Northwest marks Chipotle's 3rd outbreak this year

...Chipotle is not paying attention to food safety like it should," said Bill Marler, a Seattle food safety lawyer who built his national illness outbreaks is poor food safety, Marler said.People should not...
Nation and World
Fireweed yields tasty treats from Kenai bees

...exports hundreds of pounds of honey out of the state.The Food Safety and Sanitation program with the State of Alaska does...monitoring unless complaints are made to the DEC's Food Safety and Sanitation Program said Section Manager Brehan Kohl...
No contaminated cucumbers ID'd in Juneau

...stores were not impacted," she said, referring to stores in Southeast, Kodiak and Dutch Harbor.Jeremy Ayers, a food safety specialist for the state, said it's easily possible for different stores to have different suppliers, even if they're...
FDA tells food industry to phase out trans fats

...less than half of a gram of trans fat to zero on the package label.Susan Mayne, director of the FDA's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, says those hidden amounts can still "add up to a considerable intake of trans fats if you look...
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Mammoth scope of shutdown revealed

...Department of Environmental ConservationMany of DEC's programs are funded by federal grants or fees. The DEC's food safety and sanitation program would continue - restaurants would still be inspected using federal money.The cruise ship waste...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: GMO labeling is justified for more than just salmon

...Accurate Food Labeling Act supposedly "creates a federal standard for GMO labeling that will eliminate confusion, advance food safety, and provide much-needed consistency for both food manufacturers and consumers." At least that's what the Snack...
The summer of the food truck city has doubled in recent years. Fewer than 10 mobile food service units were registered with the state's Food Safety and Sanitation Program a decade ago. Now, there are 22."It's been increasingly popular," Jason Wiard, a state...

...hospitals looking for her.BOB GILDERSLEEVEBob Gildersleeve, who lived near Baltimore, was a vice president of a food-safety company called Ecolab.Gildersleeve had worked for the company for 22 years, most recently as vice president of corporate...
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