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18-4-2019

Fisher & Paykel Appliances 30" Freestanding Gas Range recalled due to fire hazard

Fisher & Paykel Appliances 30" Freestanding Gas Range recalled due to fire hazard

The connection in the range's gas line may be loose. There is a potential for gas to escape from the connection, posing an explosion or fire hazard.

Health Canada

17-4-2019

Mondelēz Global LLC Conducts Voluntary Recall of Certain Chewy Chips Ahoy 13oz Due to Unexpected Solidified Ingredient in Product in the US

Mondelēz Global LLC Conducts Voluntary Recall of Certain Chewy Chips Ahoy 13oz Due to Unexpected Solidified Ingredient in Product in the US

Mondelēz Global LLC announced today a limited voluntary recall in the United States of certain Chewy Chips Ahoy 13oz cookies. This voluntary recall is being conducted because of the potential for certain product to contain an unexpected solidified ingredient. Some reports of potential adverse health effects have been received.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

17-4-2019

Safety and efficacy of Biomin®DC‐C as a zootechnical feed additive for weaned piglets

Safety and efficacy of Biomin®DC‐C as a zootechnical feed additive for weaned piglets

Published on: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 The additive (trade name Biomin® DC‐C) is a blend of essential oils from oregano (Origanum vulgare L.) and from caraway seed (Carum carvi L.) and three individual compounds (carvacrol, methyl salicylate and l‐menthol) encapsulated with a hydrogenated vegetable oil. The additive is intended for use in feed for weaned piglets at a minimum concentration of 75 mg/kg complete feed and a recommended maximum level of 125 mg/kg complete feed. A tolerance test in which piglets were...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

17-4-2019

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of GalliPro® (Bacillus subtilis DSM 17299) for chickens for fattening

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of GalliPro® (Bacillus subtilis DSM 17299) for chickens for fattening

Published on: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 GalliPro® is the trade name for a feed additive based on viable cells of a strain of Bacillus subtilis intended for use as a zootechnical additive (gut flora stabiliser) in feed for chickens for fattening. The product is currently authorised for use in chickens for fattening. This opinion concerns the renewal of this authorisation. Bacillus subtilis is considered by EFSA to be suitable for the qualified presumption of safety (QPS) approach to establish the safety for the t...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

16-4-2019

Jensen Tuna of Louisiana is Voluntarily Recalling Frozen Ground Tuna Imported from JK Fish, Because it may Potentially be Contaminated with <em>Salmonella</em>

Jensen Tuna of Louisiana is Voluntarily Recalling Frozen Ground Tuna Imported from JK Fish, Because it may Potentially be Contaminated with <em>Salmonella</em>

Jensen Tuna of Louisiana is Voluntarily Recalling Frozen Ground Tuna Imported from JK Fish, Because it may Potentially be Contaminated with Salmonella. The frozen product, individually packaged in clear plastic one-pound bags, is sold in white wax 20 lb. boxes. The product is only sold as a wholesale case with twenty bags in each case. The lot numbers are z266, z271 and z272.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-4-2019

Pest categorisation of Clavibacter sepedonicus

Pest categorisation of Clavibacter sepedonicus

Published on: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Clavibacter sepedonicus, a well‐defined and distinguishable bacterial plant pathogen of the family Microbacteriaceae. C. sepedonicus causes bacterial ring rot of potato and is reported from North America, Asia and Europe. The bacterium is mostly tuber transmitted, but it can also enter host plants through wounds or via contaminated equipment. C. sepedonicus i...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-4-2019

Be Aware of Potentially Dangerous Products That Claim to Treat Autism

Be Aware of Potentially Dangerous Products That Claim to Treat Autism

There is no cure for autism. And many products claiming to 'cure' autism carry significant risks. Learn more about autism and how FDA cracks down on false claims.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-4-2019

Caito Foods, LLC Voluntarily Recalls Fresh Cut Melon Product Because of Possible Health Risk

Caito Foods, LLC Voluntarily Recalls Fresh Cut Melon Product Because of Possible Health Risk

Caito Foods is voluntarily recalling fresh cut watermelon, fresh cut honeydew melon, fresh cut cantaloupe and fresh cut mixed fruit containing one of these melons, produced at the Caito Foods facility in Indianapolis because these products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella Carrau, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experien...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

12-4-2019

Evaluation of the health risks related to the presence of cyanogenic glycosides in foods other than raw apricot kernels

Evaluation of the health risks related to the presence of cyanogenic glycosides in foods other than raw apricot kernels

Published on: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 In 2016, the EFSA Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM) published a scientific opinion on the acute health risks related to the presence of cyanogenic glycosides (CNGs) in raw apricot kernels in which an acute reference dose (ARfD) of 20 μg/kg body weight (bw) was established for cyanide (CN). In the present opinion, the CONTAM Panel concluded that this ARfD is applicable for acute effects of CN regardless the dietary source. To account for differences in cyanid...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

10-4-2019

Great American Marketing Company Recalls Ready To Eat Products Because of Possible Health Risk

Great American Marketing Company Recalls Ready To Eat Products Because of Possible Health Risk

Great American Marketing Company of Houston, Texas is recalling Ready to Eat Sandwiches, Wraps and Salads because they have the potential to be contaminated with LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES , an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail and elderly people and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria Infection c...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-4-2019

Safety of whey basic protein isolate for extended uses in foods for special medical purposes and food supplements for infants pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2015/2283

Safety of whey basic protein isolate for extended uses in foods for special medical purposes and food supplements for infants pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2015/2283

Published on: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 In 2018, the EFSA Panel on Nutrition, Novel Foods and Food Allergens (NDA) concluded that whey basic protein isolate obtained by ion exchange chromatography from skimmed cow's milk is safe for human consumption under the proposed conditions of use as infant and follow on formula, meal replacement beverages, foods for special medical purposes and food supplements. Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA NDA Panel was asked to deliver a scientific opinion ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

7-4-2019

Thorgensen Family Farm Recalls Raw Frozen Ground Pet Food (Rabbit; Duck; Llama; Pork) Because of Possible <em>Listeria Monocytogenes</em> Health Risk

Thorgensen Family Farm Recalls Raw Frozen Ground Pet Food (Rabbit; Duck; Llama; Pork) Because of Possible <em>Listeria Monocytogenes</em> Health Risk

Thogersen Family Farm of Stanwood, WA is voluntarily recalling raw frozen ground pet food because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The following varieties, packaged in two pound packs, are included in this recall: course ground rabbit, course ground mallard duck, ground llama, and ground pork frozen raw pet food

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-4-2019

Assessment of genetically modified maize Bt11 × MIR162 × MIR604 × 1507 × 5307 × GA21 and subcombinations, for food and feed uses, under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐DE‐2011‐103)

Assessment of genetically modified maize Bt11 × MIR162 × MIR604 × 1507 × 5307 × GA21 and subcombinations, for food and feed uses, under Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 (application EFSA‐GMO‐DE‐2011‐103)

Published on: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 Maize Bt11 × MIR162 × MIR604 × 1507 × 5307 × GA21 (six‐event stack maize) was produced by conventional crossing to combine six single events: Bt11, MIR162, MIR604, 1507, 5307 and GA21. The GMO Panel previously assessed the six single events and 22 of their combinations and did not identify safety concerns. No new data on the maize single events or their 22 combinations that could lead to modification of the original conclusions on their safety have been identified. The mol...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

4-4-2019

Conagra Brands Announces Recall of a Limited Amount of Hunt’s Tomato Paste Cans Due to Potential Presence of Mold

Conagra Brands Announces Recall of a Limited Amount of Hunt’s Tomato Paste Cans Due to Potential Presence of Mold

Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of Hunt’s Tomato Paste No Salt Added six ounce cans. After the canning process, the final product could have been damaged, creating the potential for mold. Conagra Brands became aware of the issue after receiving calls from consumers.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

3-4-2019

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., and Principal Deputy Commissioner Amy Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D., on FDA’s ongoing scientific investigation of potential safety issue related to seizures reported following e-cigarette use, particularly in

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., and Principal Deputy Commissioner Amy Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D., on FDA’s ongoing scientific investigation of potential safety issue related to seizures reported following e-cigarette use, particularly in

FDA issues statement on agency’s ongoing scientific investigation of potential safety issue related to seizures reported following e-cigarette use, particularly in youth and young adults

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

3-4-2019

Assessment of the application for renewal of the authorisation of Natuphos (3‐phytase) as a feed additive for poultry and pigs

Assessment of the application for renewal of the authorisation of Natuphos (3‐phytase) as a feed additive for poultry and pigs

Published on: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 Natuphos® is a feed additive that contains 3‐phytase which is produced ■■■■■ The product is currently authorised for use as a feed additive in chickens for fattening, piglets (weaned) and pigs for fattening, laying hens and turkeys for fattening, ducks, sows, all minor avian species other than ducks and ornamental birds. This scientific opinion concerns the renewal of the authorisation of this additive for those species. The application also included chickens reared for la...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

2-4-2019

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps to advance agency’s continued evaluation of potential regulatory pathways for cannabis-containing and cannabis-derived products

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps to advance agency’s continued evaluation of potential regulatory pathways for cannabis-containing and cannabis-derived products

FDA is announcing a number of important new steps and actions to advance our consideration of a framework for the lawful marketing of appropriate cannabis and cannabis-derived products under our existing authorities.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

2-4-2019

FDA takes new enforcement actions as part of the agency’s ongoing effort to combat the illegal online sales of opioids

FDA takes new enforcement actions as part of the agency’s ongoing effort to combat the illegal online sales of opioids

Agency issued two warning letters to operators of websites that illegally market potentially dangerous, unapproved and misbranded opioid medications.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

2-4-2019

Safety and efficacy of Hemicell®‐L (endo‐1,4‐β‐mannanase) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening or reared for laying, turkeys for fattening or reared for breeding and minor poultry species

Safety and efficacy of Hemicell®‐L (endo‐1,4‐β‐mannanase) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening or reared for laying, turkeys for fattening or reared for breeding and minor poultry species

Published on: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 The additive Hemicell®‐L is a liquid preparation of endo‐1,4‐β‐mannanase that is authorised as a zootechnical feed additive for chickens for fattening. The applicant has requested the renewal of the authorisation, new uses and the modification of the manufacturing process including the change of the production strain. The new production strain is a genetically modified strain of Paenibacillus lentus obtained from a strain that has been evaluated previously by EFSA and cons...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

1-4-2019

Mylanta Antacid Double Strength Oral Liquid 500 mL

Mylanta Antacid Double Strength Oral Liquid 500 mL

Product defect correction - potential for soft lumps in the liquid

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia

30-3-2019

Nestle Purina PetCare Company Voluntarily Recalls a Limited Amount of Muse Wet Cat Food Natural Chicken Recipe in Gravy in Three-ounce Cans due to the Potential Presence of Rubber Pieces

Nestle Purina PetCare Company Voluntarily Recalls a Limited Amount of Muse Wet Cat Food Natural Chicken Recipe in Gravy in Three-ounce Cans due to the Potential Presence of Rubber Pieces

Out of an abundance of caution, Nestle Purina PetCare Company is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of Muse wet cat food Natural Chicken Recipe in Gravy in three-ounce cans. The product could contain rubber pieces that are translucent yellow with a blue backing, which may present a potential choking hazard.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

29-3-2019

Food supplements for joint problems should be avoided by certain populations

Food supplements for joint problems should be avoided by certain populations

In France, the use of dietary supplements containing glucosamine and/or chondroitin sulfate, presented as being able to contribute to joint comfort, has increased significantly. Adverse reactions potentially associated with the consumption of these food supplements have been identified by the ANSES nutrivigilance scheme. For this reason, the Agency conducted an assessment to identify the potential risks associated with taking these products.

France - Agence Nationale du Médicament Vétérinaire

29-3-2019

Natugrain®Wheat TS/TS L

Natugrain®Wheat TS/TS L

Published on: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 Natugrain® Wheat TS is the trade name for a feed additive that contains endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase produced ■■■■■ The product is currently authorised for use as a feed additive in chickens for fattening, turkeys for fattening or reared for breeding, ducks, ornamental birds and minor avian species (except ducks and laying birds). This scientific opinion concerns the renewal of the authorisation of this additive for those species. The applicant provided evidence that the additiv...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

29-3-2019

Final Report: Applying a tested procedure for the identification of potential emerging chemical risks in the food chain to the substances registered under REACH ‐ REACH 2

Final Report: Applying a tested procedure for the identification of potential emerging chemical risks in the food chain to the substances registered under REACH ‐ REACH 2

Published on: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 This study applied a procedure for the identification of potential emerging chemical risks in the food chain to substances registered under the REACH Regulation that was previously developed and tested in an EFSA‐sponsored pilot study. The selection was limited to substances that (a) were registered with a full registration, (b) met eligibility criteria (e.g. availability of a CAS number and a SMILES notation) and (c) were considered to be inside the applicability domain o...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

27-3-2019

Kubota Canada Ltd. Recalls Zero Turn Mowers Z100 Series

Kubota Canada Ltd. Recalls Zero Turn Mowers Z100 Series

Kubota has discovered an issue with the Z100 series models. The engine throttle cable routing can come into contact with the electrical terminals on the key-switch, posing a risk of the cable to potentially heat up and melt nearby plastic parts.

Health Canada

26-3-2019

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on steps the Agency is taking to prevent potential medical device shortages and ensure safe and effective sterilization amid shutdown of a large contract sterilization facility

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on steps the Agency is taking to prevent potential medical device shortages and ensure safe and effective sterilization amid shutdown of a large contract sterilization facility

The FDA is aware that the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a state EPA Order to stop a contract sterilizer, Sterigenics, from sterilizing medical products and other products with gas called ethylene oxide at their Willowbrook, Illinois facility. The EPA order was due to the presence of levels of ethylene oxide higher than the EPA found to be acceptable in air around the facility. The FDA has been closely monitoring the situation and working with device manufacturers affected by the c...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

24-3-2019

Henry Avocado Recalls Whole Avocados Because Of Possible Health Risk

Henry Avocado Recalls Whole Avocados Because Of Possible Health Risk

Henry Avocado Corporation is voluntarily recalling California-grown whole avocados sold in bulk at retail stores because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Henry Avocado is issuing this voluntary recall out of an abundance of caution due to positive test results on environmental samples taken during a routine government inspection at its California packing facility. There are no reported illnesses associated with this recall.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

22-3-2019

Evaluation of the applicability of existing (Q)SAR models for predicting the genotoxicity of pesticides and similarity analysis related with genotoxicity of pesticides for facilitating of grouping and read across

Evaluation of the applicability of existing (Q)SAR models for predicting the genotoxicity of pesticides and similarity analysis related with genotoxicity of pesticides for facilitating of grouping and read across

Published on: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 To facilitate the practical implementation of the guidance on the residue definition for dietary risk assessment, EFSA has organized an evaluation of applicability of existing in silico models for predicting the genotoxicity of pesticides and their metabolites, including analysis of the impact on genotoxicity of the metabolic structural changes. The prediction ability of (Q)SARs for in vitro and in vivo tests were evaluated. For the Ames test, all (Q)SAR models generated s...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

21-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Cinergy® Life B3 HiCon (Bacillus amyloliquefaciens NRRL B‐50508, B. amyloliquefaciens NRRL B‐50509 and Bacillus subtilis NRRL B‐50510) as a feed additive for pigs for fattening and minor porcine species

Safety and efficacy of Cinergy® Life B3 HiCon (Bacillus amyloliquefaciens NRRL B‐50508, B. amyloliquefaciens NRRL B‐50509 and Bacillus subtilis NRRL B‐50510) as a feed additive for pigs for fattening and minor porcine species

Published on: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 The additive contains viable spores of two strains of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens and a single strain of Bacillus subtilis and is intended to be used with pigs for fattening and minor porcine species at a minimum inclusion level of 1.5 × 108 colony forming units (CFU)/kg complete feedingstuffs. The two bacterial species are considered suitable for the qualified presumption of safety (QPS) approach to safety assessment, which requires the identity of the strains to be establ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

20-3-2019

Kingston Pharma, LLC RECALLS " DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus”  Because of Possible Health Risk

Kingston Pharma, LLC RECALLS " DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” Because of Possible Health Risk

Kingston Pharma, LLC of Massena, NY is recalling Lot KL180157 of its 2-fluid ounce (59 mL) bottles of DG™/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” because it has the potential to be contaminated with Bacillus cereus/ Bacillus circulans. Bacillus cereus in food products has the potential to produce two forms of gastrointestinal illness, one being a syndrome primarily of vomiting, and the other of diarrhea. Most often, illnesses are mild and self-limiting, although more serious and even lethal cases have...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

20-3-2019

Probiotic Lactina® for chickens and rabbits

Probiotic Lactina® for chickens and rabbits

Published on: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 Following a request from the European Commission, the European Food Safety Authority Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of Probiotic Lactina® for chickens for fattening and rabbits. The additive is a preparation containing viable cells of six strains of lactic acid bacteria intended for use in feed at the proposed dose of 2.5 × 109CFU/kg complete feedingstuffs. The ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

20-3-2019

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of Bonvital® (Enterococcus faecium DSM 7134) as a feed additive for weaned piglets and pigs for fattening

Assessment of the application for renewal of authorisation of Bonvital® (Enterococcus faecium DSM 7134) as a feed additive for weaned piglets and pigs for fattening

Published on: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 Bonvital® is the trade name for a feed additive based on Enterococcus faecium DSM 7134 currently authorised for use in piglets, pigs for fattening, sows, chickens for fattening, chickens reared for laying and minor poultry species. This opinion concerns the renewal of the authorisation of Bonvital® as a zootechnical additive for weaned piglets and pigs for fattening. The applicant is proposing to increase the minimum and maximum inclusion level of the additive in feed for ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

16-3-2019

Efficacy of sodium formate as a technological feed additive (hygiene condition enhancer) for all animal species

Efficacy of sodium formate as a technological feed additive (hygiene condition enhancer) for all animal species

Published on: Fri, 15 Mar 2019 In 2015, the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) issued an opinion on the safety and efficacy of formic acid, ammonium formate and sodium formate as feed hygiene agents for all animal species. In this opinion, two forms of the additive sodium formate, a solid form (specified to contain ≥ 98% sodium formate (w/w)) and a liquid form (specified to contain a minimum of 15% sodium formate, a maximum of 75% free formic acid and a maxim...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

15-3-2019

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. and Jeff Shuren, M.D., Director of the Center for Devices and Radiological Health, on efforts to evaluate materials in medical devices to address potential safety questions

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. and Jeff Shuren, M.D., Director of the Center for Devices and Radiological Health, on efforts to evaluate materials in medical devices to address potential safety questions

The FDA is working to further evaluate materials like metals that are used in medical devices to learn more about how these materials interact with the immune system.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

13-3-2019

Pest categorisation of Phymatotrichopsis omnivora

Pest categorisation of Phymatotrichopsis omnivora

Published on: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 The Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Phymatotrichopsis omnivora, the causal agent of Phymatotrichum root rot of more than 2,000 dicotyledonous plant species, for the EU. The pest is listed as Trechispora brinkmannii in Annex IAI of Directive 2000/29/EC. P. omnivora is a well‐defined fungal species and reliable methods exist for its detection and identification. It is present in south‐western USA, northern Mexico, Libya and Venezuela. The pest is not...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

13-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Probion forte® (Bacillus subtilis KCCM 10941P and Bacillus coagulans KCCM 11093P) for chickens for fattening

Safety and efficacy of Probion forte® (Bacillus subtilis KCCM 10941P and Bacillus coagulans KCCM 11093P) for chickens for fattening

Published on: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 In 2017, the EFSA Panel on Additive and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) delivered a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of Probion Forte®(Bacillus subtilis KCCM 10941P and Bacillus coagulans KCCM 11093P) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening. The two bacterial species are considered suitable for the qualified presumption of safety (QPS) approach to safety assessment provided that the identity of the strains is established and the lack ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

9-3-2019

Multiple Losartan-containing drugs voluntarily recalled because of potential for nitrosamine impurity

Multiple Losartan-containing drugs voluntarily recalled because of potential for nitrosamine impurity

Affected products The following products containing Losartan manufactured by Hetero Labs Ltd. Unit 1 are being recalled. Health Canada maintains a complete list of sartan drugs that have been recalled because of nitrosamine impurities on its website.

Health Canada

8-3-2019

Fullei Fresh Recalls Organic Bean Sprouts Because of Possible Health Risk

Fullei Fresh Recalls Organic Bean Sprouts Because of Possible Health Risk

Fullei Fresh of Miami, Florida is voluntarily recalling Organic Bean Sprouts because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

8-3-2019

Safety assessment of the process ‘Jász‐Plasztik’, based on Vacurema Prime technology, used to recycle post‐consumer PET into food contact materials

Safety assessment of the process ‘Jász‐Plasztik’, based on Vacurema Prime technology, used to recycle post‐consumer PET into food contact materials

Published on: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 The EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes and Processing Aids (CEP Panel) assessed the safety of the recycling process Jász‐Plasztik (EU register number RECYC0157). The input are hot caustic washed and dried poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET) flakes originating from collected post‐consumer PET containers and containing no more than 5% PET from non‐food applications. They are heated in a batch reactor under vacuum and then heated in a continuous reactor under vacuum...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

8-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Actisaf® Sc47 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I‐4407) as a feed additive for cattle for fattening, dairy cows, weaned piglets and sows

Safety and efficacy of Actisaf® Sc47 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I‐4407) as a feed additive for cattle for fattening, dairy cows, weaned piglets and sows

Published on: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of Actisaf® Sc47 for dairy cows, cattle for fattening, weaned piglets and sows when used as a zootechnical additive. Actisaf® Sc47 consists of viable cells of a strain Saccharomyces cerevisiae and is marketed in three formulations. The FEEDAP Panel considers that the three ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

7-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Robenz® 66G (robenidine hydrochloride) for chickens for fattening and turkeys for fattening

Safety and efficacy of Robenz® 66G (robenidine hydrochloride) for chickens for fattening and turkeys for fattening

Published on: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 Following a request from European Commission, the Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of Robenz® 66G (robenidine hydrochloride (HCl)) when used as a feed additive for chickens for fattening and turkeys for fattening. The coccidiostat Robenz®66G is considered safe for chickens for fattening at the highest proposed level of 36 mg robenidine HCl/kg complete feed with a ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

5-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Beltherm MP/ML (endo-1,4-betaxylanase) as a feed additive for piglets, pigs for fattening and other porcine species

Safety and efficacy of Beltherm MP/ML (endo-1,4-betaxylanase) as a feed additive for piglets, pigs for fattening and other porcine species

Published on: Mon, 04 Mar 2019 Beltherm MP/ML contains endo-1,4-beta-xylanase and it is to be used as a zootechnical additive for weaned piglets, pigs for fattening and minor porcine species for fattening. The safety and efficacy of the additive when used for poultry species have been evaluated previously by the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP Panel). In that assessment, the safety for the consumers, environment and the users was assessed. The applicant has ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

5-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of l‐valine produced using Corynebacterium glutamicum CGMCC 11675 for all animal species

Safety and efficacy of l‐valine produced using Corynebacterium glutamicum CGMCC 11675 for all animal species

Published on: Mon, 04 Mar 2019 The product subject of this assessment is l‐valine produced by fermentation with a strain of Corynebacterium glutamicum (CGMCC 11675). It is intended to be used in feed and water for drinking for all animal species and categories. Owing to the uncertainties regarding the possible genetic modification of the original production strain, the FEEDAP Panel cannot conclude on the safety of the additive l‐valine produced with C. glutamicum CGMCC 11675 for the target species, the ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

5-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Beltherm MP/ML (endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, chickens reared for laying, turkeys for fattening, turkeys reared for breeding, turkeys for breeding purposes and minor poultry species

Safety and efficacy of Beltherm MP/ML (endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase) as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, chickens reared for laying, turkeys for fattening, turkeys reared for breeding, turkeys for breeding purposes and minor poultry species

Published on: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 Beltherm MP/ML contains endo‐1,4‐beta‐xylanase and is intended to be used as a zootechnical additive for poultry species. The safety and efficacy of the additive have been evaluated by the EFSA Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP Panel) in 2017. In that assessment, the additive and the production strain, a genetically modified strain of Bacillus subtilis, were characterised in full. No viable cells of the production strain were detecte...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

5-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of Calsporin® (Bacillus subtilis DSM 15544) for all poultry species

Safety and efficacy of Calsporin® (Bacillus subtilis DSM 15544) for all poultry species

Published on: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 The additive Calsporin® is a preparation of viable spores of Bacillus subtilis DSM 15544, at a minimum declared concentration of 1 × 1010 colony forming units (CFU)/g additive. The additive is authorised as a zootechnical additive (functional group: gut flora stabiliser) for use in chickens for fattening, weaned piglets, chickens reared for laying, turkeys, minor avian species and other ornamental and game birds, laying hens and ornamental fish, dogs, in sows and in suckli...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

1-3-2019

Sunstone Organics Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Select Kratom Products Due to Potential Contamination by <em>Salmonella</em>

Sunstone Organics Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Select Kratom Products Due to Potential Contamination by <em>Salmonella</em>

Springfield, OR, Sunstone Organics is voluntarily recalling two lots of Sunstone Organics Kratom. These two lots include Sunstone Organics White Vein Kratom Lot 119 and Sunstone Organics Maeng Da Kratom Lot 124A in both capsules and powder form and in all sizes. The products have been found to potentially be contaminated with salmonella.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

1-3-2019

Safety and efficacy of l‐tryptophan produced by fermentation with Escherichia coli CGMCC 7.248 for all animal species

Safety and efficacy of l‐tryptophan produced by fermentation with Escherichia coli CGMCC 7.248 for all animal species

Published on: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 Following a request from the European Commission, the Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on l‐tryptophan produced by fermentation with a genetically modified strain of Escherichia coli CGMCC 7.248 when used as a nutritional additive in feed and water for drinking for all animal species and categories. The production strain E. coli CGMCC 7.248 and its recombinant DNA were not detected in the f...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

1-3-2019

Modification of the terms of the authorisation of Natuphos® E as a feed additive for chickens for fattening or reared for laying/breeding

Modification of the terms of the authorisation of Natuphos® E as a feed additive for chickens for fattening or reared for laying/breeding

Published on: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 The additive Natuphos® E presents 6‐phytase produced by a genetically modified strain of Aspergillus niger. The additive is currently authorised in the EU for use as a feed additive for chickens for fattening, chickens reared for laying, pigs for fattening, sows, minor porcine species for fattening or for reproduction, turkeys for fattening, turkeys reared for breeding, all other avian species (excluding laying birds) and weaned piglets. The authorisation for chickens for ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

28-2-2019

Pest categorisation of Scaphoideus luteolus

Pest categorisation of Scaphoideus luteolus

Published on: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 The Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Scaphoideus luteolus, a well‐defined phloem sap‐feeding insect species in the family Cicadellidae (Insecta: Hemiptera). It can be identified using taxonomic keys. S. luteolus is only present in the eastern part of the USA. The main host plants of S. luteolus are species of the genus Ulmus (U. americana,U. alata, U. bergmanianna, U. szechuanica, U. rubra), but specimens have also been collected on Vitis sp., Salix...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

28-2-2019

Pest categorisation of Arrhenodes minutus

Pest categorisation of Arrhenodes minutus

Published on: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 The Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of Arrhenodes minutus, a well‐defined wood‐boring insect species in the family Brentidae (Insecta: Coleoptera). It can be identified using taxonomic keys. A. minutus is only present in southern Canada and eastern USA down to Florida. The main host plants of A. minutus are species of the genera Quercus, Ulmus, Fagus and Populus. The pest larvae bore galleries in the wood, causing structural damage to the timber. The ...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

26-2-2019

ICU Medical Issues a Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Certain Lots of ChemoLock™ and ChemoClave® Vial Spikes Due to the Potential for Burr Particulate

ICU Medical Issues a Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Certain Lots of ChemoLock™ and ChemoClave® Vial Spikes Due to the Potential for Burr Particulate

ICU Medical, Inc. today announced a voluntary recall of certain lots of ChemoLock™ and ChemoClave® Vial Spikes due to the potential for burr particulate originating from the protective cap used in the assembly of the device

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-2-2019

Safety and efficacy of TYFER™ (ferric tyrosine chelate) as a zootechnical feed additive for chickens, turkeys and minor poultry species for fattening or reared for laying/breading

Safety and efficacy of TYFER™ (ferric tyrosine chelate) as a zootechnical feed additive for chickens, turkeys and minor poultry species for fattening or reared for laying/breading

Published on: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 Following a request from the European Commission, EFSA was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of the product TYFER™ (ferric tyrosine chelate) as zootechnical feed additive for chickens, turkeys and minor poultry species for fattening or reared for laying/breeding. The additive is safe for chickens for fattening at the maximum expected level of 200 mg TYFER™/kg complete feed; this conclusion can be extended to chickens reared for laying/breedin...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

26-2-2019

Pest categorisation of the Ralstonia solanacearum species complex

Pest categorisation of the Ralstonia solanacearum species complex

Published on: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Plant Health performed a pest categorisation of the Ralstonia solanacearum species complex (RSSC), a distinguishable cosmopolitan group of bacterial plant pathogens (including R. solanacearum, Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum and two subspecies of Ralstonia syzygii) of the family Burkholderiaceae. The RSSC causes bacterial wilt in solanaceous crops, such as potato, tomato and pepper, but can also cause wilts i...

Europe - EFSA - European Food Safety Authority EFSA Journal

26-2-2019

Southern Specialties Voluntarily Recalls Bagged Green Beans and Butternut Squash Distributed in Southeast because of Possible Health Risk

Southern Specialties Voluntarily Recalls Bagged Green Beans and Butternut Squash Distributed in Southeast because of Possible Health Risk

Southern Specialties Inc. of Pompano Beach, Florida is voluntarily recalling select bags of Marketside brand green beans and butternut squash because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain...

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

25-2-2019

FDA-Approved Devices That Keep the Heart Beating

FDA-Approved Devices That Keep the Heart Beating

Cardiovascular devices (or 'heart' devices) such as pacemakers and defibrillators have extended and improved the lives of millions of people worldwide. Learn how the FDA regulates these devices, when to seek medical attention for potential heart issues, and how to report problems.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

19-2-2019

FDA Provides Update on Investigation into Potential Connection Between Certain Diets and Cases of Canine Heart Disease

FDA Provides Update on Investigation into Potential Connection Between Certain Diets and Cases of Canine Heart Disease

The FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is providing a status update on the investigation into reports of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain pet foods. Many of these dogs are from breeds without a known genetic predisposition to DCM.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16-2-2019

Smoked Alaska Seafoods, Inc. Recalls 6.5 oz Jars & Cans of Smoked Silver Salmon Because of Possible Health Risk

Smoked Alaska Seafoods, Inc. Recalls 6.5 oz Jars & Cans of Smoked Silver Salmon Because of Possible Health Risk

Smoked Alaska Seafoods, Inc. of Wasilla, AK is recalling all jars and cans of Smoked Silver Salmon in 6.5 oz. containers with the production code of AL81111133 on the bottom of the jar/can because it has the potential to be contaminated with Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium which can cause life-threatening illness or death. Consumers are warned not to use the product even if it does not look or smell spoiled.

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

10-4-2019

Today @US_FDA issued a safety communication to make the public and health care providers aware of the potential serious risks which may be associated with the use of these unapproved or uncleared medical devices:   https://go.usa.gov/xmg3w   #MedicalDevic

Today @US_FDA issued a safety communication to make the public and health care providers aware of the potential serious risks which may be associated with the use of these unapproved or uncleared medical devices: https://go.usa.gov/xmg3w  #MedicalDevic

Today @US_FDA issued a safety communication to make the public and health care providers aware of the potential serious risks which may be associated with the use of these unapproved or uncleared medical devices: https://go.usa.gov/xmg3w  #MedicalDevice pic.twitter.com/I7Lrmymdg6

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

3-4-2019

O-Two Medical Technologies, Inc. Recalls o_two e700, e600 and e500 Automatic Transport Ventilators Due to Potential Risk of Fire  https://go.usa.gov/xmceE  #fda #medicaldevicepic.twitter.com/kI58eHVV8F

O-Two Medical Technologies, Inc. Recalls o_two e700, e600 and e500 Automatic Transport Ventilators Due to Potential Risk of Fire https://go.usa.gov/xmceE  #fda #medicaldevicepic.twitter.com/kI58eHVV8F

O-Two Medical Technologies, Inc. Recalls o_two e700, e600 and e500 Automatic Transport Ventilators Due to Potential Risk of Fire https://go.usa.gov/xmceE  #fda #medicaldevice pic.twitter.com/kI58eHVV8F

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

3-4-2019

Read the FDA’s new discussion paper on a potential #TPLC approach to regulating #artificialintelligence and #machinelearning software as a medical device  https://go.usa.gov/xmc9J  #digitalhealth #healthtech

Read the FDA’s new discussion paper on a potential #TPLC approach to regulating #artificialintelligence and #machinelearning software as a medical device https://go.usa.gov/xmc9J  #digitalhealth #healthtech

Read the FDA’s new discussion paper on a potential #TPLC approach to regulating #artificialintelligence and #machinelearning software as a medical device https://go.usa.gov/xmc9J  #digitalhealth #healthtech

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

15-3-2019

Today @US_FDA issued an update to a letter to health care providers regarding the potential for increased long-term mortality after use of paclitaxel-coated balloons & paclitaxel-eluting stents to treat peripheral arterial disease:  https://go.usa.gov/xE6

Today @US_FDA issued an update to a letter to health care providers regarding the potential for increased long-term mortality after use of paclitaxel-coated balloons & paclitaxel-eluting stents to treat peripheral arterial disease: https://go.usa.gov/xE6

Today @US_FDA issued an update to a letter to health care providers regarding the potential for increased long-term mortality after use of paclitaxel-coated balloons & paclitaxel-eluting stents to treat peripheral arterial disease: https://go.usa.gov/xE6Wx  #MedicalDevice #FDA pic.twitter.com/ywPS48OwEV

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

6-3-2019

Today @US_FDA made an update to a Safety Communication on the Zoll LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator: Software Update for Potential Lack of Treatment (Shock) Delivery Due to Device Failure. Read more:  https://go.usa.gov/xEfkX  #MedicalDev

Today @US_FDA made an update to a Safety Communication on the Zoll LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator: Software Update for Potential Lack of Treatment (Shock) Delivery Due to Device Failure. Read more: https://go.usa.gov/xEfkX  #MedicalDev

Today @US_FDA made an update to a Safety Communication on the Zoll LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator: Software Update for Potential Lack of Treatment (Shock) Delivery Due to Device Failure. Read more: https://go.usa.gov/xEfkX  #MedicalDevice #FDA pic.twitter.com/WZZjTq0BMX

FDA - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

26-2-2019

&#039;Sartan&#039; blood pressure medicines

&#039;Sartan&#039; blood pressure medicines

TGA investigation - potential contamination with N-nitroso compounds

Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia