What micro testing should I do?

Micro testing – Microbiology issue 11… In this post, we’re going to look at what micro testing you need to do, on your raw materials and finished products. How you…

How to read micro logarithms …

Micro logarithms – Microbiology issue 10… Micro logarithms can be complicated, but I’m going to pick out the key parts of information that you need to know. What is a…

The key elements of the micro curve

MICRO CURVE – MICROBIOLOGY ISSUE 8 We’re continuing our micro series; in this post looking at the micro curve and how we can use it to our benefit, when controlling…

How to read a micro lab report…

The Micro Lab report – Microbiology issue 9… In this post, we’re going to explain how to read a micro lab report and what the results mean. If you haven’t…

Microbiology – under the microscope

Understanding microbiology… This post is the first in a series of posts covering all things microbiological. Microbiology is a complicated subject and it can be overwhelming sometimes, so I’m going…

Why BRC want you to be able to read lab results

…you: Issue 67: The Key Elements of the Micro Curve Issue 68: How to read a micro lab report Issue 70: how to read micro logarithms These three articles above…

Environmental Monitoring – New BRC Issue 8 Section

…not be pathogenic (food safety) is may be other types of micro that are a problem, like the mould we’ve just mentioned – which is a quality issue. For powdered…

P558 Position Statement – Environmental Monitoring (new clause 4.8.5)

…Additional clause on microbiological environmental monitoring (clause 4.8.5). Link to BRC P558 This new clause will come into effect from 1st August 2019, which coincidentally, is when the new Issue…

Bacteriophage in cheese – The food safety implications

Bacteriophage in cheese – Microbiology issue 12… I recently went to the Society of Dairy Technology conference in Nantwich and met some great people, with loads of Dairy knowledge, skills…