Community food safety awareness campaigns
This page has links to fact sheets and web sites with information that community members need to know when buying, handling, preparing and storing food.
Buying safe food
Preparing safe food
Storing food safely
Food in the outdoors
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The British Institute of Food Science and Technology website provides answers to some common questions about food safety:
What is food poisoning?
Why has food poisoning increased so much?
Why all the fuss about food hygiene?
Aren't we losing natural immunity by producing foods with no pathogens present?
How can food poisoning be prevented?
What about irradiation of food?
Isn't genetic modification a dangerous interference with nature?