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Food safety and food fraud can overlap as they did in the 2015 allergens in spices global incident.
Do you work within the food industry or are a part of the UK official food control system and involved in food allergen testing? Then you may be…
Friday
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JRC has published its monthly summary on articles covering food fraud and adulteration. In this issue, there are articles on frauds involving:

olive oil
molasses and sugar
fruits, vegetables
soy, seafood
meat
alcoholic beverages and wine
cereals…
Sep 12
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Aug 30
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An e-seminar covering issues surrounding the use of CBD in food supplements and difficulties likely to be encountered in their analytical testing has been published.
It aims to help manufacturers, suppliers and laboratories understand the issues…
Aug 22
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Aug 16
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Research published by the Food Standards Agency indicates that the top three food-related concerns amongst consumers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are food waste, the amount of sugar in food, and animal welfare, with over half of…
Aug 11
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UKAS with Food Standards Agency (FSA) and Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) would like to invite laboratories to express an interest to join a pilot programme to become accredited by UKAS to perform non-targeted food /feed…
Aug 9
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This report describes the key changes in food standards from 2019 to 2021, a period when the UK’s food system was affected by our departure from the EU and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Food standards, of course, mean different things to…
Jun 29
Selvarani Elahi posted a blog post
To better understand our current position and capability within this exciting new space, a cross-sector workshop was held in February to identify opportunities and challenges to establishing a competitive UK industry over the short, medium and long…
Jun 21
Selvarani Elahi posted a blog post
Food Standards Scotland (FSS) is currently in the process of finalising an online risk profiling tool and guidance to support industry in preventing food crime. FSS is looking for businesses to be involved in the review stage of this initiative to…
Jun 16
Selvarani Elahi posted a blog post
A haul of counterfeit chocolate bars has been seized in raids on American candy shops on Oxford Street.


The "Wonka Bars" were confiscated on Tuesday by trading standards staff, who took merchandise worth about £100,000, according to Westminster…
Jun 15
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Jun 13
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The Community for Analytical Measurement (CAMS) is an industry-led initiative aimed at promoting world-class analytical measurement science training, research, and innovation by bringing together a network of industrial and academic partners with…
Jun 7
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This is Tenet's quarterly publication helping in house counsel and those from a science background assessing food safety keep up to date with current and emerging fraud related risks.
If you work in the food and drinks industry and take an interest…
May 31
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