food safety

It's Safe to Eat Lettuce Again, If You Must

It's Safe to Eat Lettuce Again, If You Must

If you’ve been craving romaine lettuce for months, I have good news and bad news for you. The bad news is that you have terrible taste in salads. The good news is that, according to the CDC, it’s safe
5 Trends Reshaping Folding Cartons

5 Trends Reshaping Folding Cartons

The worldwide demand for folding cartons is increasing, and with this increase comes the need for further innovation within the industry. Market demands are driving technological advances in folding
Razor Blade in NYPD Officer's Sandwich Turns Out to Just Be a Very Weird Accident

Razor Blade in NYPD Officer's Sandwich Turns Out to Just Be a Very Weird Accident

A shitstorm erupted a few days ago after a plainclothes NYPD officer bit into a sandwich in Queens, New York, and got a mouth full of razor blade.
Chipotle Requires a 'Wellness Check' to Prove Sick Workers Aren't Just Hungover

Chipotle Requires a 'Wellness Check' to Prove Sick Workers Aren't Just Hungover

Imagine being sent a health professional to prove that you're not just sleeping off last night's White Claws.
CDC: Cook your Thanksgiving dinner to this temperature, or else

CDC: Cook your Thanksgiving dinner to this temperature, or else

Ah, Thanksgiving. It's a time for us to reflect on all the things we love most about our lives eat way too much food and get unreasonably angry when the refs ruin the biggest NFL game of the week.
Last Year's Frozen Turkey Is Still Good

Last Year's Frozen Turkey Is Still Good

Maybe you picked up a turkey at a post-Thanksgiving sale last year, or maybe you volunteered to cook for Friendsgiving and then ended up ordering takeout instead. Whatever the reason, if you’ve got a
Hummus firm in salmonella scare was fined for egg contamination

Hummus firm in salmonella scare was fined for egg contamination

Zorba fined £93,000 in Wales for supplying egg-free branded tzatziki dip containing egg The food company at the centre of a hummus salmonella scare received a substantial fine less than a month ago
UK hummus supplier extends product recall over salmonella scare

UK hummus supplier extends product recall over salmonella scare

Zorba, which supplies dips to supermarkets, warns more products may be contaminatedA salmonella scare is threatening to create a new hummus crisis after one of the UK’s leading suppliers of the
Block on GM rice ‘has cost millions of lives and led to child blindness’

Block on GM rice ‘has cost millions of lives and led to child blindness’

Eco groups and global treaty blamed for delay in supply of vitamin-A enriched Golden RiceStifling international regulations have been blamed for delaying the approval of a food that could have helped
Not Washing Your Hands After Using the Bathroom Is Nastier Than Handling Raw Meat

Not Washing Your Hands After Using the Bathroom Is Nastier Than Handling Raw Meat

And if you won’t touch raw chicken for fear of germs, you probably shouldn’t eat ass, according to a new study.

Amazon Sellers Accused of Shipping Expired Food, Including Baby Formula

Thousands of items past their "best by" date were found.

The present and future of food tech investment opportunity

There is no bigger industry on our planet than food and agriculture. But despite a stalwart customer base, the food industry is facing unprecedented challenges in production, demands and regulation.
The Reason You Might Not Want to Refreeze Raw Meat After It's Been Thawed

The Reason You Might Not Want to Refreeze Raw Meat After It's Been Thawed

It's probably fair to say that every omnivorous home cook has wondered at some point or another whether it's OK to refreeze that piece of steak after thawing it out and realizing it won't need to be
The Reason You Might Not Want to Refreeze Raw Meat After It's Been Thawed

The Reason You Might Not Want to Refreeze Raw Meat After It's Been Thawed

It's probably fair to say that every omnivorous home cook has wondered at some point or another whether it's OK to refreeze that piece of steak after thawing it out and realizing it won't need to be

FDA Announces ‘Smarter Food Safety’ Initiative to Address Tech Innovation

A public discussion around the initiative is set to take place on Oct. 21.
Trump is deregulating food safety in the pork industry

Trump is deregulating food safety in the pork industry

The change presents a question: Who do you want monitoring food safety—government or industry?
This Is Exactly How Long Meal-Prepped Food Stays Good, According to a Food Safety Expert

This Is Exactly How Long Meal-Prepped Food Stays Good, According to a Food Safety Expert

Meal prep is the simplest way to ensure you eat well throughout the week, but just how long does prepared food stay fresh? That's the question we posed to Katie Heil, a certified professional in food
Texas Whataburger Location Reopens After Viral Video Shows Mouse Jumping Into Deep Fryer

Texas Whataburger Location Reopens After Viral Video Shows Mouse Jumping Into Deep Fryer

A Whataburger location in Bastrop, Texas has reopened after a disturbing video went viral over the weekend. Facebook user Brushawn Lewis captured footage of a mouse in the food prep area of the
Woman Sues 'Vanderpump Rules' Restaurant, Alleging Diarrhea Disaster

Woman Sues 'Vanderpump Rules' Restaurant, Alleging Diarrhea Disaster

After falling to the floor, the lawsuit alleges, "[she] was unable to stop vomiting or defecating as she kneeled... causing [her] clothing to soil."
Should you wash and reuse Ziploc bags?

Should you wash and reuse Ziploc bags?

Most of us like the idea of throwing away fewer plastic products. We try to remember our canvas tote bags before we leave for the store, and we’re eying our plastic food-storage bags with a more