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International Women’s Day 2021 - #ChoosetoChallenge

To celebrate International Women’s Day 2021, six colleagues from across Food Standards Scotland share their hopes for a more inclusive society.

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Helping your EU food and drink exports run smoothly

Our Deputy Chief Executive, Ian McWatt, answers some frequently asked questions about the export health certification process.

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Your questions on vitamin D answered by Food Standards Scotland’s expert

Our Senior Public Health Nutrition Advisor, Alana McDonald, answers some frequently asked questions about vitamin D.

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Festive food crime: What to look out for

With Christmas fast-approaching, Food Standards Scotland is making consumers in Scotland aware that there may be an increased risk of food crime.

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Top food safety tips for students

FSS Scientific Advisor, Dr Laura Evans, shares valuable insights on food safety with top tips for students.

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