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MICROBIAL CONTROL IN THE MEAT INDUSTRY

Objective



Concerning the raw meat and processed uncooked meat (red or white), the C.A. aims at ensuring increased agreement on:

(1) the most appropriate methods for rapid enumeration of spoilage microorganisms and their principal generic groups;
(2) biochemical tests for measuring meat quality and shelf-life;
(3) methods of collection and analysis of surveillance data;
(4) intervention measures to control the build up on carcasses and equipment; and
(5) factors affecting microbial growth and survival during post-processing handling and storage of meat.

Funding Scheme

CON - Coordination of research actions

Coordinator

University of Bristol
Address
Langford House Langford
BS18 7DY Bristol
United Kingdom

Participants (27)

AVEC
Denmark
Address

Copenhagen
BUNDESANSTALT FÜR FLEISCHFORSCHUNG
Germany
Address
E-c-baumann-straße
95326 Kulmbach
Bundesgesundheitsamt
Germany
Address
Thielallee 88-92
14195 Berlin
CNEVA
France
Address

Ploufragen
COUP - DLO
Netherlands
Address

Beekbergen
DANISH MEAT RESEARCH INST.
Denmark
Address

Roskilde
DEPARTAMENTO DE TECNOLOGIA E SANIDADE ANIMAL
Portugal
Address

Lisboa
FACHHOCHSCHULE LIPPE
Germany
Address

4920 Lemgo
FREIE UNIVERSITÄT BERLIN
Germany
INST. OF TECHNOLOGY AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
Greece
Address

Athens
MATFORSK
Norway
Address

Aas
Meat and Livestock Commission
United Kingdom
Address

Milton Keynes
NATIONAL VETERINARY AND FOOD RESEARCH INST.
Finland
Address

Helsinki
RIJKS UNIVERSITEIT UTRECHT
Netherlands
Address

Utrecht
RIJKS UNIVERSITEIT UTRECHT
Netherlands
Address

Utrecht
RIJKSUNIVERSITEIT GENT
Belgium
Address

Gent
ROYAL VETERINARY AND AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY
Denmark
Address

Copenhagen
Royal Veterinary College
United Kingdom
Address
Rothamsted Experimental Station
AL5 2JQ Harpenden
TEAGASC
Ireland
Address

Dublin
TNO
Netherlands
Address

Zeist
UNIVERSIDAD COMPLUTENSE DE MADRID
Spain
Address

Madrid
UNIVERSIDAD DE EXTREMADURA
Spain
Address

Caceres
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN
Ireland
Address

Dublin
UNIVERSITY OF ZURICH
Switzerland
Address

Zurich
University of Ulster
United Kingdom
Address
Cromore Road
BT52 1SA Coleraine
Università degli Studi di Perugia
Italy
Address
Via San Costanzo 4
06126 Perugia
V.I.P.
Belgium
Address

Antwerpen