Food Safety After a Disaster

Food Safety After a Disaster

Severe weather events can mean power outages, floods and other problems that can affect the safety of food. Knowing what to do after a weather event can help you reduce your risk of illness

Sensors break out of the lab

Sensors break out of the lab

Isabel Hoffman, Mark Bloore, Behafarid Darvish and Zoltan Kovacs of Canada and UK-based Tellspec describe a new, miniaturised food sensor able to detect compounds in food at a molecular level. They explain the potential of the sensor for detecting melamine adulteration of foods.

Consumer concerns about food

Consumer concerns about food

Most folks that you talk to nowadays have questions about their food, where it comes from and how it is produced.

We have become an urban society. It’s incredible to me how much inaccurate information is on the internet and social media sites.