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Students: cook smart in clean kitchens to stay safe

Scottish students are being advised to be extra vigilant with their kitchen hygiene this year, as they return to campuses for the new term or start courses for the first time, at the country’s 19 universities and 29 colleges.

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FSS Board Meeting 15 September 2021

The Food Standards Scotland Board meeting on 15 September 2021 will be held via video conference.

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Scottish food businesses urged to provide calorie information

Scottish ‘out of home’ food businesses – including takeaways restaurants and cafes - are being urged to put a stronger focus on calorific content as the industry recovers from the crippling effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Further update from Food Standards Scotland and the Food Standards Agency following the rise in cases of feline pancytopenia

The Food Standards Agency has been working closely with Fold Hill Foods over the course of the investigation into the recalled cat food. The company has co-operated fully.

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FSS issues advice to consumers not to eat several pork scratching products linked to salmonella poisoning

Following a product recall, advice to consumers is not to eat several pork scratching products linked to salmonella poisoning.

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