Raw Milk

Dutch company CoolWave's PurePulse PP1200 can be used to render bacteria in raw milk harmless, as an alternative to pasteurization. However, laws in the Netherlands mean it can't be used there.

PurePulse makes raw milk safe, says CoolWave

By Jim Cornall

Dutch company CoolWave says its PurePulse technology makes it possible to render bacteria in raw milk harmless, while the taste and quality of the raw milk are preserved.

MPI has published new regulations around the sale of raw milk

MPI issues raw milk safety reminder

By Joseph James Whitworth

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has said raw milk is a high risk food and it's important that consumers understand why.

The FSAI continues to recommend the sale of raw milk for direct human consumption should be prohibited

FSAI finds Listeria and Campylobacter in raw milk

By Joseph James Whitworth

Listeria monocytogenes and Campylobacter were detected in 20% and 22% respectively of milk filter samples tested by the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI).

Camembert was one of the cheeses tested

Real time PCR approach developed to detect Listeria

By Joseph James Whitworth

Researchers have developed a real time (rt-) polymerase chain reaction (PCR) protocol for the rapid and reliable identification and quantitative detection of Listeria monocytogenes.