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  • residues in food
  • The overall impact will be to fundamentally change the way tolerances for pesticide residues in food are determined. (umn.edu)
  • He has 26 peer-review publications dealing with the optimization of new methods for the determination of contaminants and natural products in food and boasts a solid expertise in biosensors, chromatography, analysis of residues in food and methods validation. (azti.es)
  • scientists
  • Molecular Gastronomy is a discipline practiced by both scientists and food professionals to study the physical and chemical processes that occur while cooking. (highlighthealth.com)
  • The scientists are to develop a prototype of a measuring instrument that can carry out measurements at the production line without direct contact with the food product. (nofima.no)
  • Now a team of food scientists at Rutgers University in New Jersey has found that food coloring may be able to play more than its traditional esthetic role in food presentation. (eurekalert.org)
  • By knowing the types of microbes present in foods, scientists can devise ways to manage or get rid of spoilage microbes, so they don't make their way into the final product and cause quality problems. (eurekalert.org)
  • Contamination
  • There is a great need to assess the composition of food, quantitatively and reproducibly, in order to avoid any unintended scenarios, ranging from a product not being quite what it is stated to be (e.g., lesser quality fish or olive oil) to intentional adulteration (including by terrorist intent) to random contamination (such as by bacteria that can be lethal). (intechopen.com)
  • Cadmium, which is one of only three metal contaminants along with lead and mercury for which the European Commission has set maximum permitted contamination levels in food, was found to be almost 50% lower in organic crops than conventionally-grown ones. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • 2000
  • In 2000, the food GMP officially entered the period of "Joint Promotion of Government and Private Sector", in which the government and the food industry private sector cooperate with each other to actively promote food GMP and enhance acceptance and public trust in food manufacturing. (wikipedia.org)
  • safety and quality
  • The Food Technology, Safety and Quality Diploma Program is designed to help students develop a hands-on approach to food safety and quality, while allowing them the opportunity to earn food safety certification. (amazonaws.com)
  • The AAPS's integrated approach affords students with the foundation and knowledge to develop, implement, and maintain the food safety program using tools such as GMPs and HACCP to ensure that products comply with national and international safety and quality standards. (amazonaws.com)
  • Many employers also have a preference for candidates who can meet a high caliber of skills and standards for food safety and quality. (amazonaws.com)
  • To help tackle these risks in food safety and quality in South Asia, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the Ministry of Primary Industries and the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) hosted a two-day international workshop in Colombo last month. (dailynews.lk)
  • Since 2004 his research work at AZTI has been focused on the development of biosensors and chemical sensors for food safety and quality, participating in several European and National projects. (azti.es)
  • Food safety and quality are becoming progressively important, and a failure to implement monitoring processes and identify anomalies in composition, production, and distribution can lead to severe financial and customer health damages. (intechopen.com)
  • Here, we present state-of-the-art spectroscopic technologies including hyperspectral reflectance, fluorescence imaging as well as Raman spectroscopy, and speckle imaging that are all validated for food safety and quality applications. (intechopen.com)
  • In March 2015, food safety issues were brought to the public's attention, in response to this and to make Taiwan food safety and quality certification system to be more open, transparent, and independent, Taiwan Food GMP Association made its transition to Taiwan Quality Food (TQF) Association, extending the invitation to raw material/food ingredients/additive industry, wholesalers, retailers, academia experts and consumer groups joining forces to ensure food safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • organic
  • Food quality is another concept of crucial importance in understanding consumer attitudes to organic food. (amazonaws.com)
  • It is evident that expectations of product quality are as high for organic foods as they are for conventional foods. (amazonaws.com)
  • If a farm wants to go from conventional (using chemicals, pesticides and GMO foods) to organic, it typically takes 7 years for this to happen. (amazonaws.com)
  • This is the most extensive analysis of the nutrient content in organic vs conventionally-produced foods ever undertaken and is the result of a groundbreaking new systematic literature review and meta-analysis by the international team. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • The findings contradict those of a 2009 UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) commissioned study which found there were no substantial differences or significant nutritional benefits from organic food. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • We have shown without doubt there are composition differences between organic and conventional crops, now there is an urgent need to carry out well-controlled human dietary intervention and cohort studies, designed to identify and quantify the health impacts of switching to organic food. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Analysing 196 studies into compositional differences between organic and conventional milk and dairy products, the team found a switch to organic milk and dairy products would substantially increase omega-3 fatty acid intakes, as recommended by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). (ncl.ac.uk)
  • The findings contradict those of a UK Food Standard Agency (FSA) commissioned study which concluded there were no substantial differences between organic and non-organic livestock products. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Sylvander, Director of Research Bertil (2006) Organic Farming and food quality chains in Europe. (orgprints.org)
  • Out from the evolutions of the European agro food systems since the 80' and besides Organic Farming, several other modes of production developed in parallel to the main stream system. (orgprints.org)
  • Idealistic market gardeners came first, but of course large corporations have dominated the U.S. supply of organic food for years. (bigthink.com)
  • consumers
  • At Elyianda, we understand that the overall responsibility for food quality and food safety is shared by all segments of the food system, including the various food industry sectors, government regulatory agencies, and consumers in general. (amazonaws.com)
  • Slovak consumers, they have the absolute right to have the same quality of products," he told press. (euobserver.com)
  • Taiwan Food GMP Association functioned as a bridge between the government, industry and consumers, promoting the voluntary implementation of food safety management system by the food industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Europe, a vast diversity of high quality foods provide the carbohydrates, fats, proteins, minerals and vitamins needed in the everyday diet of consumers. (eufic.org)
  • Improved keeping properties with the aim of making transport of fresh produce easier, giving consumers access to nutritionally valuable whole foods and preventing decay, damage and loss of nutrients. (eufic.org)
  • pesticides
  • These chemicals are consumed in both food and water, and the use of pesticides and fertilizers are at least partially responsible for widespread kidney disease in Sri Lanka's agricultural areas. (dailynews.lk)
  • These are 1) the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA), which covers food safety and tolerances for pesticides in food and 2) the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), which sets guidelines for pesticide registration, classification (general versus restricted), and use, as well as applicator certification. (umn.edu)
  • The study speculated that some pesticides may have a greater impact on growing, developing children than on adults, so it concluded that food tolerances for pesticides should be lowered to account for the potential differences in sensitivity of children. (umn.edu)
  • shelf life
  • This is important for the concept of live chilling and the relationship between temperature, water quality and the positive effects on shelf life that result from an early chilling process. (nofima.no)
  • The shelf-life of some processed foods such as peanuts has also been improved by using raw materials with a modified fatty acid profile. (eufic.org)
  • contaminants
  • PhD in Chemistry from the University of the Basque Country (Spain) after working on the development of new analytical methods for the determination of contaminants in food. (azti.es)
  • Since the 11th century AD, when the French discovered that Claviceps purpurea -contaminated rye baguettes made people do strange things, many other toxic fungal metabolites, or mycotoxins, have been added to the list of anti-nutritional food contaminants. (apsnet.org)
  • Inferior
  • The leaders of several Central and Eastern European countries have complained that food and other consumer products, offered in their countries, are of inferior quality when compared to identical products in western European countries. (euobserver.com)
  • Fico, on Thursday, gave as an example that chocolate with "the same price, the same wrapper" in Austria, was sold with inferior quality in the Visegrad countries. (euobserver.com)
  • milk
  • Their initial results show that the fluorescence of five common food colors increases as the viscosity of the surrounding fluid increases - meaning the dyes could potentially act as embedded sensors for food's physical consistency in products such as yogurt or strawberry milk. (eurekalert.org)
  • Interestingly some of the studies reviewed showed that the use of traditional breeds and low milking frequency also contributes to milk quality differences. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • So you showed that keeping cows outdoors eating natural foods - grass and clover - improves milk and meat quality. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Both pasteurised and unpasteurised milk quality standards were discussed and ice-cream manufacturing was explored at an industrial level. (thedairysite.com)
  • desirable
  • In a broader context, quality control is the inspection, analysis, and other relevant actions taken to provide control over what is being done, manufactured, or fabricated, so that a desirable level of quality is achieved and maintained. (informea.org)
  • Traditional biotechnology has played a major role in producing fermented foods - where desirable changes are produced by the action of micro-organisms or enzymes - of which over 3,500 different types exist around the world. (eufic.org)
  • supply
  • Recent trends in global food production, distribution and preparation call for increased emphasis on hygienic practices at all levels and for increased research in food quality in order to ensure safer global food supply. (amazonaws.com)
  • A quarter of the country's population now lives in the Colombo metropolitan area, and this makes it difficult to supply the area with food. (dailynews.lk)
  • On the data management side, the rise of artificial intelligence, data analytics, the Internet of Things, and blockchain all provide enormous opportunities for supply chain management and liability management, but the impact of any approach starts with the quality of the relevant data. (intechopen.com)
  • Given the place food occupies in society, and the possible extreme implications of any negative events, there is great interest in bringing the best testing to the task of ensuring the quality and safety of our food supply. (intechopen.com)
  • In order to ensure the safe, smooth and stable supply of food and agricultural products to Hong Kong, related inspection and quarantine authorities in the province are on duty 24 hours a day, it said. (thebeefsite.com)
  • Inspection and quarantine authorities have also opened "priority corridors" for food supply to Hong Kong, so enterprises supplying fresh food to the city do not have to wait for inspection and quarantine of their goods, even during holidays and at night. (thebeefsite.com)
  • According to officials, the report has said there are certain deficiencies that need to be corrected vis-a-vis cooking and supply of food in a hygienic and stipulated quantity as per established rules. (hindustantimes.com)
  • It also said that the 'dal' (lentils) shown in Yadav's video was uncanned straight from the tinned food ration supply sent to the border post in Rajouri and hence was bland and devoid of spices. (hindustantimes.com)
  • edible
  • The research team tested the fluorescent properties of five edible food colors that are routinely added to food or pharmaceuticals: Allura Red, Sunset Yellow, Brilliant Blue, Fast Green and Tartrazine, a yellow-colored dye. (eurekalert.org)
  • The poster "Food Colors as Intrinsic Luminescent Sensors in Edible Products" by Sarah M. Waxman, Ariella Kashi, Adam Karami, Meera Patel, Maria G. Corradini and Richard Ludescher will be presented from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 in Hall C. (eurekalert.org)
  • dietary
  • A rice-based diet coupled with a dietary transition towards more carbohydrate, fat and sugar-rich foods is leading citizens towards poor nutrition. (dailynews.lk)
  • perishable
  • Keep the food refrigerated if it is perishable. (bedford.gov.uk)
  • According to Joshi, there need to be controls on insecticides and fertilizers as well as fresh investment in transport and packaging for perishable foodstuffs, which ensure that less food spoils in between its origin and the consumer's kitchen. (dailynews.lk)
  • nutrients
  • That being said, the foods that people eat are generally not high in nutrients. (dailynews.lk)
  • Since these damselfishes do not masticate their food, it appears that herbivorous fishes can digest major fractions of algal nutrients without mechanical destruction of algal cells. (springer.com)
  • scientist
  • Fluorescent probes have been used in many applications, but the idea of using food colors for this purpose is new," said Sarah Waxman, an undergraduate student who is working on a research project to study the fluorescent properties of food dyes in the lab of Rutgers food scientist Richard Ludescher. (eurekalert.org)
  • priority
  • And because we give first priority to the need for high quality and safe foods, we monitor and supervise health, hygiene, and technological criteria at the stages related to Elyianda's role in food transport, commercialization and utilization stages, as much as we can, keeping in mind the ongoing development of food processing methods, modernization of the equipment and diversification of the food range. (amazonaws.com)
  • Ascertaining the quality of food served to jawans is the top priority of the government of India," Rijiju said on the sidelines of an Assam government event for popularising digital transactions. (hindustantimes.com)
  • sensors
  • Food dyes like these give food bright colors, and could also potentially act as embedded sensors for food consistency in products such as yogurt. (eurekalert.org)
  • species
  • Experience working under UNE EN/ISO 17025 guidelines, identifying fishery species and species mixing in processed food using DNA analysis. (azti.es)
  • Improving
  • Furthermore, Sri Lanka sees a lot of food spoil before it is eaten, which is yet another reason to invest in improving transportation and packaging technology and regulations. (dailynews.lk)
  • I have worked as trainee analysing meat-based products, I have worked developing different analytical methods in the university of Oviedo and in a company as quality and environmental technician improving management systems and environmental impacts. (azti.es)
  • HONG KONG - Food supplied by the Chinese mainland has played a crucial role in improving the livelihoods of residents in Hong Kong since its return to the nation 20 years ago, and the special administrative region is expected to continue enjoying high-quality, safe food products. (thebeefsite.com)
  • Quality and not quantity(posessions) of life.Improving the livability of our world. (eharmony.com)
  • ingredients
  • Necessary changes to the key food ingredients, starches and oils, are usually made by processing. (eufic.org)
  • Functional
  • 2. Functional food from semi-arid areas as a source for nutraceuticals. (agri.gov.il)
  • Food habits, functional digestive morphology, and assimilation efficiency of the rabbitfish Siganus spinus (Pisces, Siganidae) on Guam. (springer.com)
  • safe
  • They try hard to ensure that food is of good quality, what is expected and is safe to eat. (bedford.gov.uk)
  • Ensuring that South Asians has access to safe and nutritious food is a task of epic proportions. (dailynews.lk)
  • South Asia's population density, poverty, and lack of infrastructure make guaranteeing safe food difficult for the area's governments. (dailynews.lk)
  • The first step towards achieving safe food, according to Joshi, is to have enough food. (dailynews.lk)
  • While developed countries have well-developed infrastructures for monitoring of internal food quality standards, people in developing countries are not protected by food quality monitoring and enforcement of safe standards within their countries. (apsnet.org)
  • nutritional
  • Each specific step forward might be relatively small, but together they could add up to further improvements in the nutritional quality, appearance, flavour, convenience, cost and safety of foods. (eufic.org)
  • high
  • The ability to measure the core temperature of heat-treated products directly while they are being transported along a production line will enable food producers to check that the temperature is sufficiently high to guarantee food safety. (nofima.no)
  • First, What characteristics of major taxa of algae identify them as predictably high or low quality foods? (springer.com)
  • The central government has attached high importance to the prosperity and stability of Hong Kong and the well-being of its residents, and has made great efforts to ensure the safety of food and agricultural products supplied to Hong Kong over the past 20 years," said China's General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine in a release. (thebeefsite.com)
  • The score (number inside the donut) is Altmetric's high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • The BSF on Wednesday submitted a second report to the home ministry on the allegations of the jawan, stating that the 'dal' shown in his video was uncanned from tinned food ration and the 'parantha' was cooked in the unit mess as per procedures followed at high-altitude locations. (hindustantimes.com)
  • hence
  • It did not hold raw foods to the same standard as processed foods - hence, the Delaney Paradox - a pesticide that could legally not be found in any amount in processed foods under Delaney could be used on the raw commodity. (umn.edu)
  • inspection
  • Guangdong province, which neighbors Hong Kong and is a major source of food and agricultural products for the city, has supplied more than 30 million tons of such products to Hong Kong over the past 20 years, according to the Guangdong Exit-Entry Inspection and Quarantine Bureau. (thebeefsite.com)
  • To ensure the safety of food supplies, inspection and quarantine authorities on the mainland invest nearly 100 million yuan ($14.74 million) every year on the monitoring of animal and plants for health and safety, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine said. (thebeefsite.com)
  • major
  • A major concern for the Ministry of Primary Industries is food output waste. (dailynews.lk)
  • Varying raw material quality is a major challenge for food producers. (nofima.no)
  • What are some of the major food/drink scandals you can recall from this year? (cri.cn)
  • The Chinese mainland has been a major source of food and agricultural products for Hong Kong, with almost all live pigs, beef and vegetables in Hong Kong markets supplied by the mainland, according to the administration. (thebeefsite.com)
  • ensure
  • It will also make it possible to regulate the heat-treatment process to ensure that the core temperature is optimal, relative to the final quality. (nofima.no)
  • The administration will continue to improve supervision over the safety of food provided to Hong Kong from the mainland, and intensify cooperation with related departments in Hong Kong to ensure the safety of food and agricultural products supplied to the city, it said. (thebeefsite.com)
  • practices
  • In 1983, the Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) under the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) of the Republic of China, Taiwan, introduced for the first time the US Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) system into Taiwan, actively promoting the Taiwan Food GMP Certification System, and encouraging food enterprises to voluntarily certify for the food GMP standard. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 2015, the IDB officially transferred the "Taiwan Food Good Manufacturing Practices (Food GMP) Certification Program", including its management system and the GMP certification mark, to the Taiwan Quality Food (TQF) Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • grown
  • Generally speaking, local food means food that was grown close to home. (amazonaws.com)
  • Instead of people buying locally grown fruits and vegetables, as well as locally slaughtered animals and fish at area markets, they are increasingly turning to supermarkets in and around Colombo for their food. (dailynews.lk)
  • regard
  • With regard to food safety, Joshi said that Sri Lanka is generally doing well, but he did mention that the country is facing some challenges. (dailynews.lk)
  • Stunning is essentially the best for food quality, but if electricity is used correctly, with regard to voltage and length of charge and similar, then it has no negative effect on quality. (nofima.no)
  • A final report in this regard is expected to be submitted by the BSF on Thursday after the team of senior officers sent to the spot also find out the actual "cooking norms, style and distribution" of food to the troops in these areas. (hindustantimes.com)
  • higher
  • While you know to reach for a grape instead of grape drink, do you know which grapes are of higher quality than others? (amazonaws.com)
  • On the other hand, foods being exported are expected to comply with CODEX Alimetarius standards, thereby possibly inadvertently resulting in higher risk of exposure in developing countries because only the best quality foods leave the country. (apsnet.org)
  • people
  • I would venture to say that most people KNOW that processed food is bad for them and that if it carries a label it should probably stay on the shelf. (amazonaws.com)
  • Food safety certifications are necessary to work in many food and beverage related environments, including for food and beverage servers, people who work in food preparation and people who work in an institutional setting, as well as large scale food manufacturing. (amazonaws.com)
  • People have access to enough calories, so the next step is to guarantee the safety of the foods people eat and to steer people to eat nutritious food. (dailynews.lk)
  • intake
  • 80% of your caloric intake should come from whole foods prepared by you or someone you trust. (amazonaws.com)
  • Western European diets are recognised as being too low in these fatty acids and the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) recommends we should double our intake. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • invest
  • According to Joshi, Sri Lanka would be able to spend significantly less money on healthcare and curing diseases, if it were to invest in better food safety measures. (dailynews.lk)
  • measurement
  • The goal of the new innovation project SmartSensor is to develop measuring instruments that can be used for the on-line measurement of food products. (nofima.no)
  • good
  • A perfect example of this in today's culture is the Food Network show Good Eats with Alton Brown along with websites like the Science of Cooking , Molecular Recipies , Modernist Cuisine and the Molecular Gastronomy Network . (highlighthealth.com)
  • When it's very cheap sometimes it's not very good quality but I try to go to these restaurants. (cri.cn)
  • order
  • In 1994, GMP certified food enterprises established the "Taiwan Food GMP Association" in order to promote the food GMP Certification System. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • We don't know what kind of influences the environment has on the microbiome on our foods, and this study is a step forward in that direction," said Maria Marco, PhD, associate professor, Department of Food Science & Technology, University of California-Davis, and lead author of the paper. (eurekalert.org)
  • water
  • Laboratory Technician specialising in the analysis of foods, water and drinks. (azti.es)
  • Secondly, they found that although the food colors emitted practically no light when mixed in pure water, the light intensity increased as the solutions thickened. (eurekalert.org)
  • Q: Do these reports affect what you buy and where you get your water and food? (cri.cn)
  • toxic
  • Many fluorescent dyes are toxic or expensive, making them unfit for human consumption and ruling them out for use as food quality probes. (eurekalert.org)