• 2017
  • SANTA CLARA, Calif.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Agilent Technologies Inc . (NYSE: A) today announced that it will showcase some of its most recent technological advances at the 8th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis (RAFA), being held November 7-10, 2017 in Prague. (businesswire.com)
  • chromatography
  • Since 2014, she has been working in Prof. Pawliszyn's research group: her research focuses on the development and testing of new matrix compatible SPME coatings, compatible with both gas- and liquid- chromatography applications and suitable for direct immersion in complex matrices such as biological fluids and foodstuffs: potential application of these coatings involves the coupling of complementary chromatography platforms for both targeted multiresidue analysis and metabolomics studies. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • products
  • Excess residual antibiotics in food products have become a serious problem, and so a more reliable, accurate, and easier detection system has been required. (sensorsportal.com)
  • In the same way that inertial sensors, accelerometers and gyros became small enough and low-cost enough for consumer electronic products - enabling a host of applications for motion sensing - NeoSpectra Micro will open up new and unprecedented applications for material analysis. (gadget.co.za)
  • Flowers Foods, the US bakery group, is launching a range of breakfast-focused products under organic bread brand Dave's Killer Bread. (just-food.com)
  • Moisture content analysis is important in determining the shelf life of foods and products Legal limitations regarding the amount of water present in the food is necessary for producing some of the specific products. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality of the food is determined in terms of the food texture, taste, and appearance but moisture content of the food is a determination factor of the quality and the stability of the processed food products. (wikipedia.org)
  • You can read more about these product on my Premium Dog Food page and you check out these products at the Life's Abundance website. (new-dog-survival-guide.com)
  • citation needed] It is used for purposes such as the analysis of wine, canned fruits and other fruit-based products such as jams and syrups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Neogen Corp. (NASDAQ: NEOG) is an international food safety company that provides test kits and relevant products to detect dangerous substances in food. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Food Safety segment provides diagnostic kits test and other complementary products for dangerous or unintended substances testing in both human and animal food. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014, she was chosen as one of the 100 leading UK practising scientists by the Science Council, being recognised for her long-standing commitment and leadership to public health in food, water, environment and consumer products. (wikipedia.org)
  • nutrition
  • Over 95% of domestic pets depend solely on their food for nutrition, highlighting the importance of providing them with wholesome meals. (hubpages.com)
  • In the final analysis you're pet deserves quality nutrition in the same way that you do! (hubpages.com)
  • Policy frameworks in the tool are classified according to the following broad categories: national socio-economic development, food security and nutrition, agriculture and rural development, social protection, natural resources, trade and markets, disaster risk reduction and management, and gender. (wikipedia.org)
  • physical
  • The identification of biological, chemical, and physical agents capable of causing adverse health effects and which may be present in a particular food or group of foods. (wikipedia.org)
  • The qualitative and/or quantitative evaluation of the nature of the adverse health effects associated with biological, chemical and physical agents which may be present in food. (wikipedia.org)
  • The qualitative and/or quantitative evaluation of the likely intake of biological, chemical, and physical agents via food as well as exposures from other sources if relevant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Handbook of Food Analysis: Physical characterization and nutrient analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Between 2008 and 2016, more than 9000 policy decisions have been gathered on this web-based tool, which allows for policy trend identification and the analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food and Agriculture Policy Decision Analysis http://www.fao.org/in-action/fapda/background/who-we-are/en/ accessed Nov. 2016 FAPDA web-based tool http://www.fao.org/in-action/fapda/tool/#main.html FAO. (wikipedia.org)
  • laboratory
  • This book provides information on the techniques needed to analyze foods in laboratory experiments. (abebooks.com)
  • The complexity and diversity food matrices and the need for clean extracts to be injected into analytical instrumentation may imply the use of tedious and time-consuming sample preparation strategies that often are a source of a significant amount of laboratory waste. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • consumption
  • Taking into account the food consumption patterns of the target population and levels of hazard in all steps of the production process, an exposure assessment examines the exposure to the hazard over a particular period of time in foods that are actually consumed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Systems
  • Si-Ware Systems (SWS) has announced its NeoSpectra Micro, a chip-scale, near infra-red (NIR) spectral sensor that analyses materials onsite without the need to send samples to a lab. (gadget.co.za)
  • Now with NeoSpectra Micro, high performance material analysis can be a reality in the consumer electronics world," said Scott Smyser, executive vice president at Si-Ware Systems. (gadget.co.za)
  • OMNILAB is the premium provider of specially developed, tried-and-tested systems for food analyses. (omnilab.de)
  • With risk analyses food safety systems can be strengthened and food-borne illnesses can be reduced. (wikipedia.org)
  • safety
  • We recognize that securing food safety is vital for public health. (businesswire.com)
  • Food safety risk analyses focus on major safety concerns in manufacturing premises-not every safety issue requires a formal risk analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • As defined by the Codex Alimentarius Commission and adopted by international food safety commissions, food safety risk assessment is "The scientific evaluation of known or potential adverse health effects resulting from human exposure to foodborne hazards. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most important aspect of risk assessment in relation to food safety is that it should be rooted in scientific data. (wikipedia.org)
  • To increase the validity of a risk assessment, it is recommended that the assessment remain open for peer review and editing by food safety and science communities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2009, it became a vendor of the Chinese government and has been engaged in researching China-specific food safety and plant health issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company operates its business through two segments including Food Safety and Animal Safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food Safety Magazine. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2006, she was awarded the Mastership in Chemical Analysis (MChemA) by the Royal Society of Chemistry, an exacting qualification required by The Food Safety Act 1990 to be appointed as a public analyst. (wikipedia.org)
  • samples
  • In this paper, the preparation of aptamers biosensor, the selection of analysis methods and the detection of real samples are introduced in detail. (sensorsportal.com)
  • The product, NeoSpectra Micro, is a small, chip-scale, near infra-red (NIR) spectral sensor that quickly analyses materials onsite without the need to send samples to a lab, enabling dramatic time savings and accurate, actionable data in the field or on the plant floor. (gadget.co.za)
  • TKN is often used as a surrogate for protein in food samples. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ambient Ionization techniques allow for direct analysis of samples without pretreatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The direct analysis technique, such as DAPPI, eliminates the extraction steps seen in most nontraditional samples. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of DAPPI widened the range of detection for nonpolar compounds and added a new dimension of thermal desorption of direct analysis samples. (wikipedia.org)
  • agricultural
  • The Food and Agriculture Policy Decision Analysis (FAPDA) initiative, led by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nation's Agricultural Development Economics Division, aims at promoting evidence-based decision making. (wikipedia.org)
  • The latter segment also produces medicine to control animal disease and rodents in wide industries including agricultural, food production. (wikipedia.org)
  • scandal
  • This is evidenced by the 2007 pet food incident and the 2008 Chinese milk powder scandal, when melamine, a nitrogen-rich chemical, was added to raw materials to fake high protein contents. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, during the horsemeat scandal Liz was prominent in the media and found her way on to the BBC Breakfast red sofa, discussing food testing. (wikipedia.org)
  • soil
  • Total Kjeldahl nitrogen or TKN is the sum of nitrogen in bound in organic substances, nitrogen in ammonia (NH3-N) and in ammonium (NH4+-N) in the chemical analysis of soil, water, or waste water (e.g. sewage treatment plant effluent). (wikipedia.org)
  • industry
  • This book is ideal for undergraduate courses in food analysis and is also an invaluable reference to professionals in the food industry. (abebooks.com)
  • for instruction, or as a reference manual for analysts in the food industry. (abebooks.com)
  • A premier scientific event addressing food analysis applications RAFA draws food scientists from academia and industry, as well as government regulators from around the world. (businesswire.com)
  • What is Fast Food Industry Analysis? (wisegeek.com)
  • Fast food industry analysis is a detailed exploration of the fast food industry to identify emerging trends and make projections about the future of this sector of the economy. (wisegeek.com)
  • Analysts with experience in economics, politics, and the restaurant industry can be involved in the preparation of a fast food industry analysis. (wisegeek.com)
  • Governments, investors, and members of the fast food industry may commission such an analysis for the purpose of making decisions about business practices and policy moves. (wisegeek.com)
  • The analysis may start with an overview of the industry. (wisegeek.com)
  • The fast food industry analysis should provide a complete overview of what to expect in the future. (wisegeek.com)
  • Members of the industry use analyses to make decisions about how and where to expand. (wisegeek.com)
  • Mammmood - My cousin took a marketing class where he was required to do an industry analysis example to determine what establishments were successful and why. (wisegeek.com)
  • I concluded that success or failure in the fast food industry was not simply the result of throwing up a sign and hoping consumers would stampede into your restaurant. (wisegeek.com)
  • One of the things that amazes me is how much ongoing research takes place in the fast food industry to try to key in on what the public's tastes and lifestyle choices are. (wisegeek.com)
  • miriam98 - I think that one of the biggest food industry trends is that the fast food restaurants have become very health conscious. (wisegeek.com)
  • focus
  • US bakery business Flowers Foods has revealed it is to focus resources on four key brands in an attempt to "reinvigorate its core business" against a backdrop of falling sales and profits. (just-food.com)
  • Flowers Foods, the US-based bakery supplier, has shaken up its organisational structure in a bid to focus more on growing its brands, reduce costs and improve accountability. (just-food.com)
  • content
  • But only paid just-food members have full, unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 18 years of archives. (just-food.com)
  • Food processing operations are involved with the amount of moisture content present in the food item which is going to be processed for a specific purpose. (wikipedia.org)
  • Water content, one of the most important properties of food. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Kjeldahl method's universality, precision and reproducibility have made it the internationally recognized method for estimating the protein content in foods and it is the standard method against which all other methods are judged. (wikipedia.org)
  • detect
  • The demo app will scan and measure food and coffee to accurately detect and quantify such elements as gluten and caffeine levels. (gadget.co.za)
  • determination
  • Dumas method, another nitrogen analysis method Devarda's alloy, a powerful reducing agent for nitrate analysis Bicinchoninic acid assay, a colorimetric assay for protein-nitrogen Combustion analysis another CHN analysis method Kjeldahl, J. (1883) "Neue Methode zur Bestimmung des Stickstoffs in organischen Körpern" (New method for the determination of nitrogen in organic substances), Zeitschrift für analytische Chemie, 22 (1) : 366-383. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • I have no fear about the next major pet food recall! (new-dog-survival-guide.com)
  • This can include yearly sales figures, profiles of major fast food companies in a region, and discussions about customer surveys and other tools used to measure public attitudes about fast food. (wisegeek.com)
  • Agriculture
  • FAPDA collects and disseminates information on food and agriculture policy decisions through a freely accessible web-based tool. (wikipedia.org)
  • They classify policies based on the Food and Agriculture Policy Classification that uses three categories: producer-oriented, consumer-oriented, and trade-oriented and macroeconomic policies, each with their own sub-categories. (wikipedia.org)
  • product
  • US bakery giant Flowers Foods had added a new product to its Tastykake range with the launch of Kake Chips. (just-food.com)
  • applications
  • There is a pressing unmet need for rapid material analysis and actionable data in a broad range of applications, from consumer and wearables to industrial in-line and on-site quality control and scientific applications," said Bassam Saadany, Optical MEMS business unit manager at SWS. (gadget.co.za)
  • SPME Applications in Food Analysis by Means of a New Matrix Compatible Coating. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • reporting-to help
  • Agilent offers a comprehensive portfolio of validated solutions-from sample preparation to data reporting-to help food analysis labs run their operations more efficiently," said John Lee, Agilent's global food marketing manager. (businesswire.com)
  • wheat
  • Their use of contaminated wheat gluten (an ingredient that should never appear in a dog food anyway) from China poisoned many dogs and cats, and caused untold heartache for their loving parents. (new-dog-survival-guide.com)
  • complex
  • The development of a new matrix-compatible solidphase microextraction (SPME) coating, namely PDMS/DVB/PDMS, bearing enhanced antifouling properties, enabled the analysis of complex food matrices by direct immersion SPME and helped to overcome issues related to extensive sample pre-treatment and instrumental contamination. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • Sometimes, especially for complex or controversial analyses, regular staff is supported by independent consultants. (wikipedia.org)
  • staff
  • Flowers Foods, the US baker reorganising its operations to reduce inefficiency and improve its growth prospects, will see 450 staff leave the business. (just-food.com)
  • Standards Agency
  • During production, Ofcom and the Food Standards Agency were consulted in the hopes that the Department of Health and other government departments would use the cartoon characters in their own healthy eating campaigns. (wikipedia.org)
  • concerns
  • Shares in US bakery group Flowers Foods sank yesterday after it cut its earnings forecast for 2014 - but the company immediately sought to soothe investor concerns by looking to its longer-term prospects. (just-food.com)