FDA promises ‘new era of smarter food safety’

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The Food and Drug Administration plans to develop a “Blueprint for a new era of smarter …

An injection of fruit in the cereal aisle

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An Israeli company aims to transform the cereal aisle by using fruit instead of sugar. Gat …

Comments for Produce Safety Rule due soon

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The deadline to submit comments to the Produce Safety Rule draft guidance is April 22. Officially …

FDA commissioner Gottlieb to step down

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U.S. Food and Drug Administration commissioner Scott Gottlieb resigned today. In a statement on FDA’s Twitter account, Gottlieb said he will leave the administration next month to spend more time with his family.

FDA releases imported food safety guide

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The Food and Drug Administration released a statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., and Deputy …

FDA offers industry guidance after completing E. coli investigation

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The Food and Drug Administration has completed its investigation of the multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 illnesses linked to romaine lettuce grown in California in Fall 2018.

Recalls at a five-year low, FDA says, as it issues new notification guidance

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Consumers should expect to see more frequent recall notifications as the FDA takes steps to modernize …

FDA names farm, narrows scope of romaine outbreak

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The Food and Drug Administration named Adam Bros. Farming of Santa Maria, CA, as testing positive for the E. coli strain involved in the romaine outbreak.

FDA narrows source of romaine outbreak

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The Food and Drug Administration has traced the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce to the central coast growing areas of northern and central California as the likely source.

Romaine returns with new labels

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Consumers will start seeing romaine in retail stores and restaurant menus thanks to a labeling agreement …