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Food Safety & Integrity

The latest on outbreaks, allergens and legislation.

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A tall order for port health

New year, new controls – are our port health authorities are on the right course for post-Brexit food inspection and certification?
Lorries queue on the A2 to enter the Port of Dover

Food law shake-up concerns grow

Proposed changes aim to address shortage of EHPs but questions around judging competency remain.
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Food is medicine, hospital meals review finds

A shake-up of hospital food is an opportunity for “radical change” that could improve food safety, quality, and sustainability according to a new report.