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Research Projects Database

The Food Safety Research Information Office (FSRIO) operates the Research Projects Database RPD). The RPD tracks food safety research that is funded by FSRIO-partner agencies (identified as Funding Sources below). The funding agencies are listed in the order of funded projects. The RPD is also searchable by the Category of the funded projects and the primary Commodity group of the funded project.

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Recent Projects

GoalTo improve corm yield, field pest tolerance and storage qualities of taro for food securityObjectives1. To collect local taro cultivars for agronomic and morphological characterization2. To determine yields and yield components and important…
1. Provide hands-on technical assistance to small-scale farms in Fresno County on food safety good agricultural practices (GAPs) and compliance with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) through workshops, one-on-one farm visits, and tailgate…
The benefits of nanomaterials and their enabling properties have resulted in widespread use in industry and consumer products. As we approach 20 years of research on the potential impacts of nanomaterials on human health and the environment,…
The Laboratory will maintain accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025 and enhance the chemicaland microbiological accreditation scopes. The Laboratory?s accreditation currentlyincludes 11 microbiological methods for food testing, 18 chemical methods for…
Connecticut Department of Public Health State LaboratoryProject Summary: Maintenance and Enhancement of ISO/IEC 17025:2005 Accreditation and Whole Genome Sequencing for State Food Testing LaboratoriesRFA-FD-17-010The Connecticut State Public Health…