UEP Comments to FDA on Laboratory Accreditation Rule

July 9, 2020

UEP has filed comments with the FDA on the requirements related to egg testing within the proposed rule entitled “Laboratory Accreditation for Analyses of Foods.” Most of the rule directly deals with other foods that …

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UEP’s Food Safety Advisory Council

July 2, 2020

   

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CDC: foodborne illness rates flat or rising

May 7, 2020

Rates of foodborne illness remained stagnant or rose in 2019, according to preliminary data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The FoodNet data show that the federal government’s Healthy People 2020 …

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UEP announces Food Safety Advisory Council

May 7, 2020

United Egg Producers announced the new UEP Food Safety Advisory Council. UEP’s original Food Safety Scientific Advisory Council was formed to provide expertise as the FDA Egg Safety Rule was implemented across the industry.  UEP …

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FDA issues guidance for labeling and further processors

April 9, 2020

UEP staff and consultants have been in constant communication with the FDA, petitioning it to take actions to increase the supply of eggs at retail. As a result, FDA  issued the following  guidance: Packaging and …

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