E. Coli

The DOH said drinking unpasteurized milk is unsafe. Pic: Getty Images/Monty Rakusen

Hawaii Department of Health clamps down on raw goat milk

By Jim Cornall

Hawai‘i Department of Health Food Safety Branch inspectors are visiting pet supply stores and food retailers throughout the state and issuing cease and desist notices to those engaged in the illegal sale of unpasteurized goat milk.

Dunsyre Blue cheese was linked to an E. coli outbreak earlier this year

Errington Cheese welcomes Actalia’s E. coli findings

By Joseph James Whitworth

Errington Cheese has welcomed findings from a specialist dairy testing lab that its cheeses did not contain E. coli O157 implicated in an outbreak which sickened more than 20 people.  

Deiss with a design concept of her idea. Photo: Richard Siemens

Paper device could detect deadly pathogens

By Rachel Arthur

A paper device, only slightly larger than a postage stamp, could detect pathogens including E.coli thanks to research from the University of Alberta, Canada.