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Found 10 records similar to Food Microbiology - Targeted Surveys - 2016 - 2018 Bacterial Pathogens in Seed Powder and Plant-based Protein Powder - Final Report

Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in pre-prepared, refrigerated baked desserts analyzed 2,975 samples for generic Escherichia coli (E. coli), Bacillus cereus (B. cereus), Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus), Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) and Salmonella species (spp.). No C. perfringens and Salmonella spp. were found in any of the samples. Elevated levels of B. cereus were found in 3 samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Clostridium perfringens, Bacillus cereus, Staphylococcus aureus, Listeria monocytogenes, Baked goods
Federal

A targeted survey analyzed 3,962 samples of powdered infant formula for bacterial pathogens. All samples were tested for Enterobacteriaceae. Of the 3,962 samples, 2,965 were tested for generic Escherichia coli (E. coli) and Salmonella spp. and 997 samples were tested for Cronobacter spp.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Cronobacter, Enterobacteriaceae, Powdered Infant Formula, Pathogen, Bacteria
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in a variety of refrigerated, multi-ingredient, ready-to-eat processed foods analyzed 4,851 samples for generic Escherichia coli (E. coli), Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes) and Salmonella species (spp.). Additionally, of the 4,851 samples, 3,282 samples were analyzed for Bacillus cereus (B. cereus), Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens) and Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus). No C. perfringens, Salmonella spp. and generic E. coli were found in any of the samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Clostridium perfringens, Bacillus cereus, Staphylococcus aureus, Listeria monocytogenes, Multi-ingredient Ready-to-eat foods
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in dried sprouted seed products analyzed 1,936 samples for Verotoxigenic Escherichia coli O157:H7 (E. coli O157:H7), non-O157 Verotoxigenic E. coli (non-O157 VTEC), Salmonella species (spp. ), Bacillus cereus (B. cereus), Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and generic E. coli. Over 97% of dried sprouted seed products were assessed as satisfactory. For the remainder of the samples, CFIA conducted appropriate follow-up activities such as facility inspections and additional sampling.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Escherichia coli O157, Non-O157 VTEC, Bacillus cereus, Clostridium perfringens, Staphylococcus aureus
Federal

A targeted survey analyzed 2,680 samples of dried herbs and 1,178 samples of dried teas for bacterial pathogens. All samples were tested for generic Escherichia coli (E. coli), Salmonella species (spp. ), Bacillus cereus (B. cereus) and Clostridium perfringens (C. perfringens). Additionally, 1,773 samples of dried herbs and all samples of dried teas were analyzed for Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus).

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 28, 2019
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Clostridium perfringens, Bacillus cereus, Staphylococcus aureus, Dried Herbs, Dried Teas
Federal

​A targeted survey tested 162 samples of powdered infant cereal for Enterobacteriaceae and 199 samples of children's breakfast cereals for Salmonella species, Enterobacteriaceae and Aerobic Colony Count. 96.9% of the powdered infant cereal and 97.5% of children's breakfast cereal samples were assessed as satisfactory. When necessary, the CFIA conducted appropriate follow-up activities. No product recalls were required.

Last Updated: Apr. 12, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 29, 2022
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Food Safety, Powdered Infant Cereal, Children's Breakfast Cereal, Food microbiology, Targeted survey, Retail, Prevalence, Canada
Federal

​​A targeted survey analyzed 318 samples of oats for the presence of Salmonella species, Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157 and Bacillus cereus. Additionally, of the 318 samples, 120 were tested for Clostridium perfringens, Staphylococcus aureus and generic E. coli. The other 198 samples were tested for total coliforms and Aerobic Colony Count. All samples were found to be free of bacterial pathogens.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Jul. 6, 2021
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Food safety, Oats, Food microbiology, Targeted Survey, Retail, Prevalence, Canada, Pathogen
Federal

​A targeted survey analyzed 60 samples of kombucha for bacterial pathogens. All samples were tested for Salmonella, Escherichia coli O157 (E. coli O157), Bacillus cereus (B. cereus), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and generic Escherichia coli (E. coli). All samples were found to be free of bacterial pathogens.

Last Updated: Apr. 15, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 16, 2020
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Escherichia coli O157, Bacillus cereus, Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli, Fermented Tea, Kombucha
Federal

​​A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in raw milk cheese analyzed 2,009 samples for Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157. Of the 2,009 samples, 1,723 samples were tested for generic E. coli, Salmonella species (spp. ), Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and Listeria monocytogenes (L. monocytogenes). No Salmonella spp., E. coli O157 or generic E. coli were found in any of the samples.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 16, 2020
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Escherichia coli O157, Listeria monocytogenes, Salmonella, Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Raw milk cheese, Pathogen
Federal

A targeted survey on bacterial pathogens in soy products analyzed 3,157 samples for Salmonella, Listeria monocytogenes, Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus), and generic Escherichia coli (E. coli). No Salmonella or Listeria monocytogenes were found in any of the samples. Levels of S. aureus were found to be low in all samples. These are considered to have been produced under sanitary conditions and safe for consumption.

Last Updated: Feb. 21, 2022
Date Published: Aug. 15, 2018
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
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Keywords:  Microbiology, Targeted Surveys, Salmonella, Staphylococcus aureus, Listeria monocytogenes, Escherichia coli, Soy, Pathogen, Bacteria
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