IAFP conference and trade show

IAFP 2018 Summary

This July, the International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) hosted its Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. Over 3,600 “top industry, academic and governmental food safety professionals from six continents” attended the week-long event to discuss topics ranging from Food Hygiene to Vital and Parasitic Foodborne Diseases. Seminars: 3M Food Safety was proud to … Continue reading “IAFP 2018 Summary”

USDA FSIS Pathogen Detection 3M MDS LAMP Technology

USDA FSIS Chooses 3M

USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Chooses 3M for Salmonella, Listeria monocytogenes and E. coli O157 Testing. 3M Food Safety is honored to announce that following rigorous performance evaluations against other commercially available rapid methods, the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA FSIS) has chosen 3M™ Molecular Detection System as … Continue reading “USDA FSIS Chooses 3M”

IAFP conference and trade show

IAFP 2018

UPDATE: USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Chooses 3M for E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria Testing. Read the announcement. IAFP 2018 is almost here. Food Safety professionals know that in our world, there’s always a new development. Are you caught up on the latest research, thought leaders, technology, and testing methods? It’s a lot, we know. That’s … Continue reading “IAFP 2018”

Enhancing Campylobacter testing for Poultry Processing

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Campylobacter causes an estimated 1.3 million illnesses each year in the U.S. alone. Combine that statistic with the rapid production growth seen in the poultry processing industry, and it is clear there is a tremendous opportunity to help limit the risk of microbial infections related … Continue reading “Enhancing Campylobacter testing for Poultry Processing”

Environmental Monitoring questions and answers

Enhance Environmental Monitoring: 5 Common Questions and Answers for Food Processors

  Proactive, preventative, environmental monitoring can often be overlooked in food processing facilities. Shifting testing priorities from finished product testing to a more strategic approach that identifies contamination sources, will enhance overall food safety and quality. Dr. Martin Wiedmann, Gellert Family Professor in Food Safety at Cornell University, has worked with the 3M Food Safety … Continue reading “Enhance Environmental Monitoring: 5 Common Questions and Answers for Food Processors”

Environmental Monitoring

An effective environmental monitoring program, when part of an overall food safety system, can help extend product shelf life, reduce risk of recalls, and reduce costs. Learn about best practices in a five-part webinar series about environmental monitoring that builds in complexity as you progress through the program.

Food Spoilage

Food processors, retailers and consumers are forced to throw out food due to microbial spoilage. Take an upcoming course about food spoilage with 3M Food Safety and food spoilage expert Dr. Randy Worobo of Cornell University.

Global Food Safety Symposium

Food safety is a global topic that effects all of us. 3M works with leading industry experts to discuss some of the emerging issues. Watch what industry experts, Frank Yiannas and Dr. Martin Wiedmann have to say top trends that will create change and how food waste and spoilage are becoming more relevant.