Welcome to the Food Safety Resource Clearinghouse!

This Clearinghouse is a curated source of Produce Safety and Preventive Controls for Human Food related resources.  Anyone can search and view the resources linked to the clearinghouse by using one or all of the search tools below (type, topic, state, and/or keywords).

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There are currently 908 resources published in the clearinghouse. Please note, most of these resources have not been peer reviewed.

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2024 Southeastern US Vegetable Crop Handbook

Added by Brooke Keadle Emery • Last updated February 28, 2024
Author: J.M. Kemble, M.B. Bertucci, T.R. Bilbo, K.M. Jennings, I.M. Meadows, R.A. Melanson, C. Rodrigues, J.F. Walgenbach, A. L. Wszelaki
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material; Fact Sheets

Everything you need on the dashboard of your truck! Includes specific sanitizer tables for use in produce washing and food safety resources.

2024 NECAFS Annual Meeting PCHF Workgroup Slides

Added by Annie Fitzgerald • Last updated February 21, 2024
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material
Topic: General (PCHF); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF)

These slides were presented as part of the Preventive Controls for Human Food Workgroup Session at the NECAFS Annual Meeting on January 24, 2024 in Portland ME.

Lynette Johnston - NC State University

Added by Lynette Johnston • Last updated February 1, 2024
Type: People
Topic: General (PCHF); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF); Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs); Preventive Controls (PCs); Food Safety Plan; General (PSR); Produce Safety Rule (PSR)
State: NC

Lynette Johnston is an assistant professor and food safety extension specialist at NC State University in the Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences. She received her Ph.D. from Texas Tech University and has experience working in food manufacturing. As an extension specialist, she works extensively with food processors across North Carolina to provide training and technical...

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FSPCA Food Safety Plan Template

Added by Virginia Jaquish • Last updated February 11, 2020
Author: FSPCA
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material; Tools & Calculators
Topic: Preventive Controls (PCs); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF)

This Food Safety Plan template is modeled after forms developed for the FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food curriculum, and can be modified to reflect the need of individual establishment needs.

FSMA Human Food Audit Checklist

Added by NCR FSMA • Last updated September 19, 2023
Type: Guidance - Federal; Tools & Calculators
Topic: General (PCHF); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF)

This Checklist will help you organize your materials and assess your current food safety preparedness for processing human food. The Checklist is NOT itself a plan.

Food Safety Resources for Food Hubs - Sample Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

Added by Thais Ramos • Last updated March 3, 2022
Author: Dr. Erin DiCaprio, Gwenaël Engelskirchen, Dr. Thais Ramos, Dr. Alda Pires
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material
Topic: General (PCHF); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF); Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
State: CA

Food hubs & FSMA The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), a federal law enacted in 2011, contains seven sections which apply to different areas of the food supply chain. The section most likely to pertain to food hubs applies to facilities that manufacture, pack, and/or hold human food, and is called the “Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-Based Preventive...