Type or paste novel food packaging techniques pdf DOI name into the text box. In order to protect consumers, pesticide residues are under strict legislation worldwide.
To be sure your product complies with international regulations, our pesticide residue analysis service offers a vital tool in the identification and control of residues. It is well known that over-use of pesticides can lead to dangerous levels of hazardous chemicals entering the food chain. Fresh fruit and vegetables are being consumed in increasing quantities and it is this fresh produce that is most susceptible to pesticide residues. With an increasing number of pesticide residues now being controlled, you can trust us to stay up to date with the latest regulations. We have established a worldwide network of laboratories where we develop best testing practices for agro-chemicals. Contact SGS to find out more about our pesticide residue testing and how it can help your products meet regulatory requirements. EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to MRLs for pesticide in or on food and feed of plant and animal origin.
SGS extends its portfolio to state-of-the-art molecular analysis and genotyping technologies and associated solutions to plant breeding and other companies in Europe and around the world. SGS will be presenting its extensive range of services specific to the spice sector at the American Spice Trade Association Annual Meeting, April 15 to 18, Naples, Florida. E-Subscriptions Sign up to SGS publications and newsletters from your region and around the world. Not to be confused with Food security. This article needs additional citations for verification. Food safety is a scientific discipline describing handling, preparation, and storage of food in ways that prevent food-borne illness.
The occurrence of two or more cases of a similar illnesses resulting from the ingestion of a common food is known as a Food-borne disease outbreak. Food can transmit pathogens which can result in the illness or death of the person or other animals. Prevent contaminating food with pathogens spreading from people, pets, and pests. Separate raw and cooked foods to prevent contaminating the cooked foods. Cook foods for the appropriate length of time and at the appropriate temperature to kill pathogens.
Store food at the proper temperature. Do use safe water and safe raw materials. ISO 22000 is a standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization dealing with food safety. This is a general derivative of ISO 9000.