Compendium of Methods for the Microbiological Examination of Foods

Front Cover
Frances Pouch Downes, Keith Ito, American Public Health Association
American Public Health Association, Jan 1, 2001 - Science - 676 pages
10 Reviews
The Compendium of Methods for the Microbiological Examination of Foods, now in its new, 4th Edition, is the all-inclusive reference for anyone involved in the dynamic fields of processing and testing the safety and quality of foods. Food-borne illnesses comprise a significant public health problem, striking 76 million Americans yearly and killing 5,000, according to estimates by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. APHA's Compendium is the authority for food safety testing. The Compendium presents a comprehensive selection of proven testing methods with an emphasis on accuracy, relevance, and reliability. More than 200 experts have reviewed and updated the 64 chapters in this new edition. New material included on meats and meat products. Contents include: general laboratory procedures, including laboratory quality assurance, environmental monitoring procedures, sampling plans, sample collection, shipment, and preparation for analysis; microorganisms involved in processing and spoilage of foods; foods and the microorganisms involved in their safety and quality; indicator microorganisms and pathogens, microorganisms and food safety: foodborne illness; preparation of microbiological materials-media, reagents, and stains; and much more.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

References to this book

All Book Search results »

References from web pages

Name: Björn Anders Gustafsson Date of birth: June 16, 1948 Married ...
October 2005. cv. Name: Björn Anders Gustafsson. Date of birth: June 16, 1948. Married, two children. Address: Vretstigen 3, SE 426 69 V Frölunda, Sweden ...
www.iza.org/ iza/ en/ webcontent/ personnel/ vitae/ gustafsson_cv.pdf

Deff - Search Service - Research database
Pedersen, Peder et al. - Book (2000) - HHA. Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries [Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries] ...
forskningsbasen.deff.dk/ ddf/ rec.external?id=hha7270

book Ashgate Aldershot Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic ...
book Ashgate Aldershot Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries Pedersen Peder Gustafsson B. 2000.
nelanth.cvt.dk/ google-scholar/ 3/ 0006/ 3672.xml

Working poor in the European Union
Working poor in the European Union. The rise in atypical and precarious work patterns and a growing. polarisation in the labour market between low or ...
www.eurofound.europa.eu/ pubdocs/ 2004/ 67/ en/ 1/ ef0467en.pdf

SFI - List of publications
Introduction. Ch. 1 in B. Gustafsson and pj Pedersen (eds.) Poverty and Low Income in the Nordic Countries. Ashgate. Aldershot. 2000 (With B. Gustafsson) ...
www.sfi.dk/ sw27818.asp

Administrating poverty
Renate Minas. Administrating poverty. – Studies of Intake Organization and Social Assistance in Sweden. Stockholm Social Studies of Social Work - 21 ...
www.diva-portal.org/ diva/ getDocument?urn_nbn_se_su_diva-351-1__fulltext.pdf

Bibliographic information