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Consumer

No matter how safe food is when purchased, the last link in the food safety chain is safe storage and preparation by consumers.

Highlights

Keeping food safe

Surrounded by food every day, it's easy to forget food can potentially be dangerous if not handled and prepared correctly.

Allergy and intolerance

Food allergy now affects 1 in 10 infants and about 2 in 100 adults in Australia. Food intolerance is even more common.

Food poisoning

Food poisoning is the name for the range of illnesses caused by eating or drinking contaminated food or drink.

Latest news and alerts

Latest news and alerts

CTC Australia Jersey Caramels

21 Feb 2020

The NSW Food Authority advises:
    

CTC Australia Jersey Caramels

Spring Home Spring Roll Pastry

19 Feb 2020
Recall details
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Jamie Oliver Green Pesto 190g

18 Feb 2020
Recall details
Jamie Oliver Green Pesto 190g