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Some Granny Smith and Gala apples sold in parts of Canada are being recalled because of possible listeria contamination. The apples were exported by Bidart Bros. in the United States. They were sol...
While we enjoy smells we like, we also rely on our olfactory prowess to save us from eating spoiled food. In fact, for many the sense of smell is our first line of defense against eating bad food -- but how much can we rely on our sense of smell?
Tragedies like the 2008 listeriosis outbreak involving Maple Leaf Foods, the 2012 E. coli contamination at XL Foods or even the more recent rail disaster at Lac-Mégantic remind us that government oversight of everything from food production to labour standards to transportation is key to keeping Canadians safe. 70 per cent of aviation companies in Canada were not inspected at all in 2010-11. Welcome to Conservative Canada, where the next industrial tragedy is waiting in the wings.
Canadian scientists are being asked to find faster ways to test for two dangerous bacteria that can be found in our food — E. coli and listeria. Possible E. coli contamination was the reason behind a...
Three years after tainted meat led to a deadly listeriosis outbreak and the largest food recall in Canadian history, victims and their families are still waiting to receive compensation agreed to in a...