Food Safety

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County Hoping To Implement New System To Grade Restaurants

A new way of grading restaurants could be coming to Allegheny County.

01/09/2014

Giant Eagle Pasta Sauce Recalled

The Ohio company that makes the “Giant Eagle Market District Bolognese Pasta Sauce” is recalling about 25,000 pounds of the product, the Associated Press reports.

03/07/2013

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Kellogg’s Cereal Recalled For Possible Glass Fragments

Kellogg’s is recalling boxes of its “Special K Red Berries” cereal, saying some boxes might contain glass fragments.

02/18/2013

Food Safety Resources

You spend and spend your hard-earned money to pack the refrigerator and the pantry, and the minute you do a clock is ticking down the path to “expiration” and “use by” dates. The USDA estimates that we throw out 96.4 billion pounds of food each year.

11/09/2011

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Pitching Perfectly Good Food? “Sell By” & Expiration Dates Explained

Listeria, salmonella and E.coli are words that have conditioned us to a fear reaction by years of foodborne illness scares. But problems don’t have to come from a tainted factory; you can grow them right at home.

11/09/2011

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U.S. Agriculture Secretary In Pittsburgh Talks Food Safety

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, who grew up in Pittsburgh, was back home to promote President Obama’s American Jobs Act. But his visit came just after a recall of cantaloupes from a Colorado farm.

09/16/2011

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