HACCP UNDER FIRE: Foodservice leaders defend federal food safety efforts
- FSIS delays effective date for final rule on water retention. // Food Engineering;Feb2002, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p12
Reports on the postponement of the water retention rule implementation by the Food Safety and Inspection Service in the United States. Limitation of the amount of water retained by meat and poultry products; Requirement for labeling products with retained water; Effectivity of rule implementation.
- Multiple hurdles minimize pathogens. Morris, Charles E. // Food Engineering;Dec99, Vol. 71 Issue 12, p75
Focuses on a federal agency's progress reports of meat and poultry plants' efforts to reduce the incidence of Salmonella on raw products in the United States. United States Department of Agriculture's Food Safety & Inspection Service's rule on pathogen reduction; Multiple interventions to...
- On guard against BSE. // Food Engineering;Feb2004, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p13
Cites the rules implemented by the U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service in February 2004 to safeguard against mad-cow disease. Product holding; Specified risk material; Advanced meat recovery.
- Pay up or else. // Food Engineering;Mar2005, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p15
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) not to provide reimbursable services to establishments that have delinquent accounts. List of services charged by the FSIS; Terms of the new policy of FSIS.
- Return to 'the Jungle?' Cray, Charlie // Multinational Monitor;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 21 Issue 7/8, p4
Reports the new meat inspection rules proposed by the United States Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service in July 2000. Purpose of the rules; Information on the pilot program designed to test the new inspection model; Benefits of the program.
- Losing credibility. Gregerson, John // Food Engineering;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 72 Issue 7/8, p9
Editorial. Comments on journalists' negligence in checking the facts concerning the United States Food Safety and Inspection Service's (FSIS) Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points-Based Inspection Models Project. Reclassification of cancer-ridden animal carcasses as safe for human...
- USDA Targets Six Additional Strains of E.coli in Raw Beef Trim. // National Hog Farmer Expert Blog;6/ 1/2012, p5
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Services to routinely testing raw beef manufacturing trim.
- Battle against Campylobacter. Nannapaneni, Rama // National Provisioner;May2008, Vol. 222 Issue 5, p80
The article focuses on the new annual nationwide young-chicken microbiological baseline data-collection program implemented by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Services. The program aims to determine the acceptable levels of Campylobacter and establish a new...
- REGULATORY WATCH. // Food Engineering;Apr2008, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p14
This section offers news briefs related to the U.S. food industry as of May 2008. Staffing levels have dropped at the Food Safety and Inspection Service, which regulates meat, poultry and egg products. The food industry is calling the government for increased inspection of the food supply. Chief...