RASFF Rapid Alerts System for Food and Feed - Safety food The European Early Warning System (RASFF), Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed, was created in 1979, and made available to the entire population in 2014. RASFF is a tool to ensure that when risks to public health are detected , related t..
All about the Anisakis and how to avoid it What is the Anisakis? Anisakis is a parasite that mainly affects fish and marine mammals. It is a type of parasite known as nemàmatodos, and are elongated worms, and are usually found in aquatic environments. These parasites usually cause..
INCIDENCE OF LISTERIA IN FOOD Listeria Monocytogenes is a food pathogen of great interest due to its incidence and its high mortality rate associated with listeriosis (one of the main deaths due to food disease). It is a Gram positive, anaerobic facultative bacillus that can grow or survive in..
MICROPLASTICS AT SEA AND FOOD REPERCUSSION Microplastics are small pieces of plastic that pollute the environment. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) considers those less than 5 mm in diameter as microplastics. These come from a wide variety of sources and can be clas..
VEGAN FOOD The concept of veganism consists in a rejection of the use of products that come from non-human animals, whether for food, clothing, cosmetics, medicines, etc. Except pets. The term vegan was born in 1944 to differentiate it from vegetarianism, which at the nutritional level accepts ..
ALIMENTOS CON CALCIO NO LÁCTEOS El calcio constituye uno de los nutrientes más importantes de nuestro organismo, ya que forma parte de los huesos y dientes. Además de su función estructural, tiene una función reguladora en las células, por lo que su d&ea..