France Grapples with Yersinia Outbreak Linked to Raw Milk Goat’s Cheese

France Grapples with Yersinia Outbreak Linked to Raw Milk Goat’s Cheese

In France, an outbreak of Yersinia enterocolitica biotype 2, serotype O:9 linked to raw milk goat’s cheese has affected more than 130 people. The outbreak centered around the Etoile de Provence Banon AOP 100-gram cheese…

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EU Report Highlights Fraud and Non-Compliance in Food Sector

EU Report Highlights Fraud and Non-Compliance in Food Sector

The latest report on potential fraud and non-compliance identified by EU member states highlights issues with mineral water treatment, traceability problems, and olive oil quality. The number of fraud alerts declined in May to 281,…

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FDA Revokes Approval of Brominated Vegetable Oil (BVO) in Food Products

FDA Revokes Approval of Brominated Vegetable Oil (BVO) in Food Products

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has decided to revoke permission for the use of brominated vegetable oil (BVO) in food products. This revocation will take effect on August 2, with a compliance date set…

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FDA Investigates New Salmonella Irumu Outbreak with 26 Confirmed Cases

FDA Investigates New Salmonella Irumu Outbreak with 26 Confirmed Cases

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is currently investigating a new outbreak of infections caused by Salmonella Irumu. The exact source of the outbreak is still unknown, and the FDA has initiated traceback efforts to…

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