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Bestech Australia MDS45 magneto-inductive displacement sensors

01 December, 2018

Bestech Australia has announced the industry-standard version of its magneto-inductive sensors, MDS45.

Real-time food pathogen detection

14 November, 2018

Imagine if foodborne pathogens could be detected in real time — contaminated food would be less likely to reach consumers and illnesses would be minimised.

Nifty way of detecting toxic strains of E. coli

07 November, 2018 by Aditi Risbud Bartl

Progress is being made on the development of a sensor platform that will be able to distinguish different strains of pathogens.

Wash-up from US's romaine lettuce E. coli O157:H7 outbreak

06 November, 2018

Five died and hundreds were sick following the US's largest E. coli O157:H7 outbreak in a decade.

CDR Foodlab chemical analysis system

01 November, 2018

CDR Foodlab allows for on-site analysis of a wide range of quality indicators.

Bruker MALDI Biotyper systems

12 October, 2018

Bruker MALDI Biotyper systems provide high-speed, high-confidence identification and taxonomical classification of bacteria, yeasts and fungi.

Thermo Scientific LC IsoLink LC-IRMS

01 October, 2018

The LC IsoLink LC-IRMS is a high-sensitivity interface connecting high-performance liquid chromatography with Isotope Ratio MS for the reproducible and accurate online determination of carbon isotope ratios (13C/12C) in individual compounds separated by HPLC.

ISO standards for infant formula ingredients

11 September, 2018

ISO, in cooperation with a number of international industry bodies, is developing a series of international standards on validated methods of analysis for infant formula.

Europe gets behind 3-second TVC for raw meat

10 September, 2018

The European Union is supporting FreshDetect, as it tweaks its BFD-100 handheld device that can determine the total viable count on fresh meat in 3–5 seconds.

ICP DAS DL-100-E and DL-101-E remote temperature, humidity and dewpoint data logger

30 July, 2018

The DL-100-E and DL-101-E data logger devices can be used to remotely record temperature, humidity and dewpoint information, including date and time stamps, and are able to store up to 600,000 downloadable records.

3M Petrifilm Rapid E.coli/Coliform Count Plate

29 June, 2018

The 3M Petrifilm Rapid E.coli/Coliform Count Plate can be read after only 18 to 24 hours of incubation, providing next-day results.

Hemco 2400 Vented Hood Table Top Workstation

29 June, 2018

Hemco's 2400 Vented Hood Table Top Workstation is constructed of chemical-resistant, lightweight, advanced composites, and it can be easily moved as procedures or workflow change.

Michell Instruments QMA401 low-maintenance trace moisture analyser

27 June, 2018

Michell Instruments' QMA401 low-maintenance trace moisture analyser has a new look and enhanced usability.

Testing the shelf life of snacks and bakery foods

23 June, 2018

By knowing the oxidation status of their bakery products and snack foods manufacturers can manage the quality and shelf life of the products.

Study compares performance of ATP hygiene monitoring systems

15 June, 2018

Not all hygiene monitoring systems produce the same quality of test results, but 3M's Clean-Trace Hygiene Monitoring and Management System came out on top.

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