Essays Tagged: "Food safety"

Food and Nutrition

People enjoy eating delicious food because they want to get essential nutrition from them. Who can resist a quick burger and fries ... e numbers just might surprise you -- some for the better, but others for the worse.1. Influences on Food ChoicesFood choices are influenced by many factors, age, gender, friends, family, cultural back ... , age, gender, friends, family, cultural background and where we live. Although the main purpose of food is to nourish the body, food means far more than that to many people. It can represent much of ...

(8 pages) 687 1 4.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Can the Australian government guarantee a safe food supply?

The government and food producers do aim to provide safe food supply to the customers and the community but they cannot ... provide safe food supply to the customers and the community but they cannot always guarantee a safe food supply. They do work to protect the consumers from unsafe foods by passing laws that make it il ... rk to protect the consumers from unsafe foods by passing laws that make it illegal to supply unsafe food. The government also works to reduce the incidence of an unsafe food supply by setting up organ ...

(3 pages) 72 1 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Product Recall information.

The Food and Drug AdministrationFood SafetyProduct Recall ProceduresAndInspection ProceduresIntroduction ... tyProduct Recall ProceduresAndInspection ProceduresIntroductionThis research paper will discuss the Food and Drug Administration. I will focus on a small part of the agency's history and also the duti ... he duties of the Food and Drug Administration pertaining to recall and inspection procedures.HistoryFood Production has been regulated in the United States since the mid 1800s. The Food and Drug Act, ...

(8 pages) 199 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Independant study project on food irradiation.

Irradiation: A Safe Measure for Safer FoodConsumers beware! Are you afraid of the food on your plate? Well you should be if the hidden ene ... Are you afraid of the food on your plate? Well you should be if the hidden enemies lurking on your food have not been eradicated. "The threat is dangerous food-borne microorganisms that are tasteless ... tion is a safe and effective method of killing bacteria and other disease causing microorganisms in food. Food irradiation continues to be a reliable technique that exposes food to controlled amounts ...

(8 pages) 70 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Food Contamination

Food ContaminationFood safety is a major problem in many restaurants throughout the US. Many restaur ... ghout the US. Many restaurants let the employees show up dirty or sick and then still let them cook food for the guests. This major problem has caused many cases of food poisoning, illness, and even a ... many cases of food poisoning, illness, and even a few cases of death. The major factors that cause food to become contaminated are; employees that have poor personal hygiene or don't wash their hands ...

(3 pages) 107 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Evaluative Essay on Meat Inspection

Contaminated MeatsOver the past few decades there has been an increase in the number of food related illness. Everyday in the U.S., roughly 15,000 are sickened by food borne disease, 900 a ... ent standards for meat processing, the process of Federal oversight, and the recall of contaminated foods.Much has changed since Sinclair wrote The Jungle in 1906, but there are still many problems in ... nd hamburger grinders has provided a means for pathogens to become widely dispersed in the nation's food supply. The same knives on the production line cut every piece of meat and are supposed to be c ...

(5 pages) 137 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Organic Food --Did you just put fertilizer in your Mouth?

s of protecting their bodies and nature.The United States Department of Agriculture defines organic foods as"Production of organic foods does not use pesticides, antibiotics, synthetic (or sewage base ... ization of renewable resources as well as conservation of land and water."Increasing concerns about food safety and the fact that most processed foods contain genetically modified products is causing ...

(2 pages) 101 2 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

Fundamentals of Quality Assurance

mportant aspect, for example in the automotive industry, where it makes recalls possible, or in the food industry where food safety is of great importance. There are a number of factors that are recog ...

(3 pages) 78 0 3.7 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Is Food Irradiation safe?

In society today the subject of food safety is a growing concern among consumers. One reason is the emergence of new types of harmfu ... is the emergence of new types of harmful bacteria or evolving forms of old ones that cause disease. Food Irradiation is a great new process that can eliminate disease- causing microorganisms such as E ... eliminate disease- causing microorganisms such as E.coli O157:H7, Campylobacter, and Salmonella in foods. The process if irradiating food involves exposing food to carefully controlled amounts of ion ...

(6 pages) 56 1 4.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

Consumer's Suffering in Bangladesh and to Protect their Rights

ERATION AND CONSUMER'S SUFFERINGS:In our society, as we can see now-a-says people engage in selling food grain or food stuff or ready made food have resorted to adulteration or contamination and pollu ... simultaneously and they are putting the whole nation into health hazards.These dishonest traders of foodstuff and the owners of restaurants and post hotels are killing people very technically and indi ...

(32 pages) 70 0 4.5 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Food

Food is a universally acceptable gift by means of which the donor can express a variety of emotions ... means of which the donor can express a variety of emotions such as concern, sympathy, or gratitude. Food can be defined as "any substance that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and buil ... ld tissues", or any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment, food and drink. (http://www.thefreedictionary.com/food). Usually, in each and every society there ar ...

(10 pages) 109 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Systems Thinking

how is GMI's recruiting department doing?MissionGeneral Mills' mission is:As a global leader in the food industry, General Mills is committed to making a difference in the lives of our consumers, our ... ur communities. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in everything we do, from advertising to food safety. We know that every relationship is based on trust and integrity. It is a trust that we ...

(7 pages) 143 0 3.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Harvard case studies - Operations management

McDonalds case Part BI. IntroductionMcDonalds is a very famous fast-food restaurant with more than 31,000 worldwide branches. Its main dishes are hamburger and fries. M ... 31,000 worldwide branches. Its main dishes are hamburger and fries. McDonalds has limited choice of food but in turn it serves its patrons fast. However, the restaurant is about 41 years olds now and ... stem into Just-In-Time kitchen System named Made-For-You. The Goals of this new system are:Improved food quality, including health concern and food safety requirementsMore flexible and compatible with ...

(10 pages) 162 0 4.3 Sep/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

French Views on Biotechnology

ating a hybrid plant, the gene-splicing job will always be more controversial with some people. And food of course, since it goes into ones body and is digested creates a great controversy, when it is ... dy and is digested creates a great controversy, when it is discovered that perhaps the genes of the food have been modified in a lab, and lets say a growth hormone from a pig has been inserted. In Fra ...

(4 pages) 318 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Animal cloning for human consumption

uman consumption, we would like to see more comprehensive studies, specifically designed to examine food safety” Dr. Margaret Mellon, Director of UCS’s food & environment program. “ ... r health as compared to other reproductive methods including natural mating. The composition of the food product is no different than those derived from conventionally bred animals. These facts come f ...

(2 pages) 14 1 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays

McDonald's

ellip;……………………....113.1.1 Served with Care (food safety)………………………….....113 ... lip;…..………………,,.20INTRODUCTIONMcDonald's is a fast food restaurant which sells products such as hamburgers, French fries, and fish including soft drink ...

(21 pages) 103 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The Food Safety Modernization Act

inal investigations have been prompted and the reintroduction of legislation intended to strengthen food safety oversight by the federal government has begun. Public pressure to strengthen the agency ... ersight by the federal government has begun. Public pressure to strengthen the agency safeguards on foods continues to grow, along with prospects of congressional action. It is important to put this i ...

(4 pages) 38 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Case Study on Environmental Health Division Food Safety Program

nmental Health Division � PAGE �1� Running head: ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DIVISION FOOD SAFETY PROGRAMEnvironmental Management Department of Sacramento County:Environmental Health Div ... . . . . . . . . . . . . .30Appendix D . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32AbstractFood is a vital ingredient to the survival of life on earth. Food gives people the energy to carry o ...

(19 pages) 57 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

a report on horse meat scandal

A Report of Horsemeat ScandalIntroductionWhile European people have long been proud of their food safety and authority, the happening of horsemeat scandal in 2013 hit them hard. With equine DNA ... orsemeat scandal in 2013 hit them hard. With equine DNA found in beef burgers and similar processed food, the trust of people towards supermarket and other major food stores plummet to an all-time low ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Evaluation of Properties of Foods

Practical 1: Evaluation of Properties of Foods 1A) pHObjective:To determine the pH value of orange juice.Introduction:pH is a measure of the ... he acidity or basicity of an aqueous solution. pH is an important aspect that is being inspected in food processing and food preservation. pH control method is one of the method used by food manufactu ... ntrol method is one of the method used by food manufacturers to prevent growth of microorganisms in food that will eventually cause early food spoilage and food contamination. Most foodborne pathogens ...

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry