In the wake of two foodborne illness outbreaks, Hawaii began a week of public hearings on revisions to its food code on Monday.

Also on Monday, state officials cleared a seaweed grower-shipper whose products were linked to one of the outbreaks to resume operations.

illustration Hawaii food safety tastyThe Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) lifted its cease and desist…

Four days after the Hawaii Department of Health reported it ordered a farm to cease and desist distribution of its seaweed because of links to an ongoing Salmonella outbreak, the company posted a recall notice.

recalled Kahuku sea asparagusMarine Agrifuture LLC of Kahuku, HI, is recalling its “Kahuku Ogo,” “Robusta Ogo” and “Kahuku Sea Asparagus” from distributors and…