Best Posts of 2022
Our most fascinating and most popular posts of 2022
We love writing about the unexpected! Here are some of our weirdest and best posts of 2022. Paying subscribers get access to a complete collection, indexed by topic.
🍏 Holey Moley, did this baby formula company just outsource a critical safety process? (Cronobacter and Nutricia)
🍏 Milk Fraud Done Differently (Italian Milk Tanker Fraud)
🍏 The “Safe”, “Green” Pesticide That Might Be Causing Foodborne Illness
🍏 5 weird food safety moments from 2022 - AIDs drugs in pork, construction chemicals for breakfast, mandrakes and brain viruses…
🍏 Horse meat fraud again – you’re kidding, right?
🍏 (Not Really) a Food Crime: Coriander (Cilantro) Icecream Sundaes
🍏 An Insider Reveals Deception in Blueberry Bagels
🍏 Salmonella in Chocolate - How Does This Happen? (in the context of the Easter Ferrero recall)
🍏 A Listeria “cold case” solved with new technology (NGS)
🍏 Light-emitting pickles: how to turn a pickle into a LED (just for fun)
Get Smarter: A Selection of Readers’ Favourite Knowledge-Boosting Posts
Biases and Noise in Food Safety Investigations and Audits (Part 1)
Noise in Food Safety Audit Data (Part 2)
What - exactly - is Precision Fermentation?
What (Exactly) Is LCA Life Cycle Assessment?
How (Exactly) Does Food Printing Work?
Burkholderia cocovenenans – a food pathogen you might not have heard of
How Does Methanol Get Into Illicit Drinks?
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