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The 4Cs to help you avoid campylobacter food poisoning

Some of the nation’s most recognised names in food safety, retail and housing have joined together to help prevent Scots enduring the misery of campylobacter.

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Pollok Williamson recalls various ready to eat products due to incorrect date labelling

Pollok Williamson recalls various ready to eat products due to the incorrect Use By Date being applied to the products

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New Board members appointed at Food Standards Scotland

FSS has confirmed the appointment of four new Board members, who will help drive the organisation’s work in protecting consumers from food safety risks and promoting healthy eating.

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Survey reveals worrying lack of fibre in Scottish diets

The Scottish Health Survey 2021 (SHeS) has revealed that 94% of Scottish adults are not consuming enough fibre, with just 6% meeting the recommended Scottish Dietary Goal (SDG) intake of 30g.

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FSS survey reveals worrying consumer food safety concerns due to cost of living

A worrying fifty percent of consumers in Scotland have admitted to eating food which has passed its ‘use-by’ date in order to save money, research by Food Standards Scotland (FSS) reveals.

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