Data sheets

Find general information about MPI’s chemical information sheets and pathogen data sheets:

Chemical information sheets

You can find the following information on a chemical information sheet:

  • a description of the chemical compound and its sources
  • the potential health effects
  • the likelihood of it occurring in the diet and how safe it is
  • whether safety and/or regulatory limits need to be set.

Acrylamide in New Zealand food and updated exposure assessment

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Technical paper

An Evidence-Based Approach to Reviewing the Science on the Safety of Chemicals in Foods

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Aspartame information sheet

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Fact sheet

Bisphenol A - Information sheet

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Fact sheet

Chemical food safety — Acrylamide in New Zealand food

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Report

Cyanogenic Glycosides - Information sheet

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Information paper

Glucosinolates - Information sheet

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Fact sheet

Monosodium Glutamate (MSG) - Information sheet

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Fact sheet

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons - Information sheet

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Fact sheet

Pathogen data sheets

Pathogen data sheets give information about the microbial hazards in food and how they are contolled.

Pathogen data sheets give scientific information about the growth, survival and inactivation of pathogens in foods. They also document their reservoirs and sources of contamination, diseases they cause, and how they can be controlled.

 

Campylobacter

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Guidance

Salmonella typhi science research

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Fact sheet

Review of microbial pathogen inactivation relevant to sous vide cooking at temperatures below 55°C

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Technical paper

Toxoplasma gondii - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Staphylococcus aureus - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Shigella - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Yersinia enterocolitica - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Vibrio vulnificus - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Vibrio parahaemolyticus - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC)

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Report

Bacillus cereus spore forming

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Guidance

Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium hominis - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Clostridium botulinum - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Hepatitis A virus - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Giardia intestinalis - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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Fact sheet

Clostridium perfringens - Microbial pathogen data sheet

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