Major grocery chains among 32 retailers that sold recalled Tyson chicken strips; injuries reported

Jun 12, 2019
By Coral Beach on June 12, 2019 The USDA has identified retailers, including Walmart, Kroger and Target, that received part of more than 11 million pounds of recalled Tyson chicken strips. Eleven brands and several flavors are involved. ...

Researchers confirm pathogens in raw wheat, urge cautious use of raw flour

Jun 07, 2019
By Coral Beach on June 7, 2019 A research team says there is little industry can do to combat bacterial contamination of raw wheat destined to become flour. They said for now, consumers can make the biggest difference in preventing...

New Guide Available to Help Teach Kids about Food Safety in the Kitchen

May 28, 2019
By Food Safety News on May 28, 2019 For parents, there’s no secret manual with all the food safety rules that should be kept in mind when preparing for and enjoying a cooking activity with kids. As one guide puts it, “cooking with kids can...

Homeowners and Residents Have New, Low-Cost Choice for Drinking Water Testing

May 20, 2019
When it comes to protecting public health, ensuring the safety of drinking water is a top priority for Summit County Public Health (SCPH). In 2018, the SCPH Water Quality Laboratory expanded the type of services provided for drinking water...

Register today for our Pool & Spa Safety Basics Class

May 08, 2019
Click here to register for our May 14th Pool & Spa Safety Basics Class for pool & spa operators!

Prevent Tick Bites and the Diseases they Carry as Warm Weather Returns to the Buckeye State

May 07, 2019
Prevent Tick Bites and the Diseases they Carry as Warm Weather Returns to the Buckeye State Diseases spread by ticks include Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever COLUMBUS – As the weather gets warmer and Ohioans begin spending...