Feng’s Lab

Food Safety Implications from Human Behaviors

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Dr. Feng is dedicated to the research and extension of human factors in the safety of food. She uses interdisciplinary tools to identify and evaluate factors that result in behavioral change among food workers and consumers, and develops food safety education interventions targeting behavioral change to increase food safety practice compliance. She is also interested in public perception of safety-enhancing food processing technologies and designing culturally-tailored communication interventions to increase consumer acceptance.

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FEATURED RESEARCH

January 21st, 2021 Butternut Squash Recall

On January 21st, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Publix Super Markets. The company is recalling select Publix Steam In Bag products with butternut squash because they are potentially contaminated with Listeria. The company believes that the contaminated squash came from Pero Family Farms Company, as they are suppliers of…

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January 19th, 2021 Butternut Squash Recall

On January 19th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Lancaster Foods. The company is recalling many of their processed squash items because they are potentially contaminated with Listeria. For a full list of products being recalled and their expiration dates, please click on the link at the bottom of the…

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January 19th, 2021 Butternut Squash Recall

On January 19th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Pero Family Farms Food Company. The company is recalling many of their butternut squash trays because they are potentially contaminated with Listeria. For a full list of products being recalled and their expiration dates, please click on the link at the…

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January 17th, 2021 Chocolate Milk Recall

On January 17th, 2021 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a recall involving Hiland Dairy. The company is recalling their 1% low fat chocolate milk that is sold by the half pint. This recall was initiated because there is the possibility that the product contains food-grade sanitizers. The consumption of these sanitizers can cause…

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January 11th, 2021 Yogurt Recall

On January 11th, 2021 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an article involving the recall of yogurt. This product was recalled because it has the potential to contain molds. The specific product being recalled is the Laava brand Blueberry Plant-Based Yogurt. The product was sold in colorful, plastic containers with a foil lid…

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December 24th, 2020 Herring Oil Recall

On December 24th, 2020 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an article involving the recall of Veladis herring in oil with Italian spices. The product was distributed by B&I Overseas Trading Inc from Van Nuys, California. The recall was issued because the product could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria is a bacteria that…

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December 16th, 2020 Edamame Recall

On December 16th, 2020 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an article involving the recall of frozen edamame. The recall was issued because the product could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This product is produced by Tesoro’s Trading Co. and they are located in Las Vegas, NV. The official name of the product is…

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November 24th, 2020 Vegetable Recall

On November 24th, 2020 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an article involving the recall of Hy-Vee brand vegetables. The recall was issued because the product could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The official name of the product is Hy-Vee Short Cuts Pot Roast Mix and Hy-Vee Short Cuts Grill/Oven Ready Veggie Mix. Listeria…

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November 21st, 2020 Romaine Heart Recall

On November 21st, 2020 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an article involving the recall of organic romaine hearts. The recall was issued because the product could be contaminated with E. coli. This product is produced by Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. The official name of the products are Dole Organic Romaine Hearts and Wild…

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