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4 February 2008

ISO/TC 34/ WG 10 Meeting

4 February 2008 | ISO/TC 34/WG 10 N 23 – Minutes of the Conference Call 31st January 2008, 11:00 (GMT -2:00) Not for distribution but internal use by iia Members. ISO/TC 34/WG 10 “Food irradiation” First Teleconference Meeting Minutes 31 January 2008, 11:00 (GMT -2:00) Welcome by Romina Garay, ISO/TC 34/WG 10 Convenor. Due to[…]

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29 January 2008

ISO/TC 34 N Food Irradiation Working Group Update

Romina Garay convenor of ISO/TC 34 N 1198, CD 22008, Food Irradiation- Good processing practices for the irradiation of foods intended for human consumption, is organizing a conference call on 31 January 2008 at 13:00 GMT for working group experts. She has distributed some of the documents to be discussed during this call, including the[…]

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30 October 2007

Where is the Irradiated Beef?

Out of the 8-billion pounds of ground beef produced annually in the US, there are approximately 18-million pounds irradiated for human health and safety. Irradiated ground beef patties are available in the U.S. at many supermarkets, through Schwan’s home delivery system and by mail order from Omaha Steaks or in their 78 stores. Leaders and[…]

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30 October 2007

Omaha Steaks Irradiated Ground Beef Available in Stores and by Mail Order

Omaha Steaks Ground Beef: Always Superior, Always the Safest. At Omaha Steaks we are proud to provide you with the finest quality, safe and wholesome food. Throughout our 90-year history, we have always taken food safety very seriously. Our top priority is ensuring the integrity of our products and the trust of our customers. That’s[…]

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30 October 2007

New Generation Irradiated Foods – Fresh and Frozen

From ground beef and patties to chicken breasts and whole turkeys, New Generation (by Colorado Boxed Beef) offers America’s broadest selection of irradiated foods-fresh and frozen. Using the same proven technology that NASA has relied on for years, our goal is to uphold the highest standards of food safety while providing an ever-growing selection of[…]

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30 October 2007

Schwan’s Fine Foods – Juicy Irradiated Burgers

The Schwan’s Food Company features a juicy, one- third pound Black Angus Steak burger and their classic quarter pound burger, 90% lean and full of big, beefy flavour. Both irradiated for your safety. Check out Schwan’s home delivery service.

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30 October 2007

Wegmans Grocery Stores Offer Irradiated Fresh Ground Beef as a Choice

Get all the Facts on Irradiated Beef: We’re proud to offer Wegmans Irradiated Fresh Ground Beef as a choice to our customers. This is 100% ground beef with the added food safety benefit of the FDA and USDA-approved irradiation process. By choosing this product, you can start enjoying great-tasting burgers cooked the way you like[…]

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26 October 2007

TC 34/WG 10 Canadian Response

26 October 2007 | Canadian Response to C 34/WG 10 N 018: Request to Define Scope and Objectives for ISO/WD 22008 Prepared by Rod Chu, Reviewed by Jos Borsa, Ruth Brinston, and Kevin O’Hara. General: Canada considers the draft document ISO/WD 22008 circulated with NWIP N 1198 to be much superior to previous drafts. However,[…]

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1 October 2007

Food Safety Continues to be an Issue

Greetings! We continue to see massive food product recalls and devastating human suffering due to E.coli, salmonella, listeria or other bacterial contamination. Why we ask when food irradiation is a proven and important process for food safety. John Masefield and the iiA Directors continue to tackle this important subject along with the many other activities[…]

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9 August 2007

Voting results of ISO/TC 34/ WG 10 on Food Irradiation

Recently the Secretariat of ISO/ TC 34 circulated to P- and O-members results of voting on New Work Item Proposal: Re-establishment of a Cancelled Project on Food Irradiation. As you may be aware the convenor of this project provided a new draft document, but it was cancelled in the intervening time period from the ISO[…]

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