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The Food Safety Information Council is Australia’s leading disseminator of community targeted food safety information. We are a non-profit entity supported by the Australian Department of Health, state and territory health and food safety agencies, local government, and leading professional, industry and community organisations. The Council’s major activity is Australian Food Safety Week held annually in the second week of November more…

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  • Wash your hands before handling food and after handling raw meat or poultry


Consumer understanding of food safety advice on labels

Read our article in Food Australia about consumer understanding and use of storage and cooking instructions and 'use by' and 'best before' dates

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