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What is food safety?
Food safety is scientific term which describes handling, preparation and storage in ways that prevent food-borne illness. This includes a number of routines that should be followed to avoid potentially severe health hazards.
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The FSMA focuses on prevention of foodborne illnesses byimplementing much stricter rules especially in imported foods.
Sea food should be fresh to eat. The smell of the product should be simular to the small of the sea and NOT a fish smell as this is cause by the product starting to show signs… of deteriation. With fish you will see a link gill in fresh meat and not discoloured. Fish products should be kept at about 4 degrees to maintain its freshness. Sea food should not be consumed if its caught in polluted water, this can and does generate a cross contamination to the food chain. Some sea food products when cuaught must be prepared very carefully i.e. the removal of dead mans fingers in crabs is very important as is the removal of waste from all shell fish.
The term Food sanitation is very old and should not be used. It was used sometimes, notably in the USA to refer to the hygienic production of food - in modern usage it has no …meaning - UNLESS you mean sanitation of food premises which means using chemicals - usually - to increase the degree to which potentially harmful bacteria may be present - Environmental Health Officer
Wash your hands before touching any foods, and after touching yourself. Keep like foods seperate when preparing ie; meats with meats and vegetables with vegetables. Keep your …holding temperatures no more than one hour at 40Â°F to 140Â°F, otherwise keep cold foods cold and hot foods hot
In the US, there a lot of organizations handling food and drugsafety. It is regulated by numerous federal, state and localofficials. One of which is the FDA (Food and Drug Adm…inistration). One of the largest standard organization that have a wide range ofensuring food safety as well is the ISO.
The food danger zone is 41 degrees F to 135 degrees F, meaning your food should not be stored at this temperature for more than 4 hours TOTAL. Bacteria grows best in this temp…erature zone. Safe cooking temperatures are different depending on the meat source and the cooking time, but generally: Chicken is 165 degrees F, Stuffed food is 165 degrees F, Sausage is 155 degrees F, Ground beef is 155 degrees F, Steak, pork & seafood is 145 degrees F.
It is a way to avoid foodborne illness
Food safety sanitation is a set of practices and procedures that result in a clean working environment for food production that helps ensure the food will be safe for human co…nsumption.
actually it depend on the food type
The food industry is to make sure all foods that are prepared notonly at hotels or restaurants, but also at the homes of everyfamilies. This is to maintain a safe food serving… for individualsas well as a healthy food hygiene. Since the food industry provides food for a lot of people. Specificorganization bodies regulates some of the food related laws perstate. This is to make sure that those food being sold to theconsumer is within their standards.
The CFIA and industry both have roles to play in achieving safe, wholesome products for consumers. The CFIA conducts inspections, tests products and verifies that industry is …complying with the regulations that the CFIA enforces. Industry plays an important role in keeping Canada's food safe by identifying and managing food safety risks and by complying with all of Canada's food safety regulations.
The Food Industry plays an important role in keeping food safe byidentifying and managing food safety risks, and by complying withall of food safety regulations. Anyone who s…ells food in the US is responsible for making sure itis safe to eat. The FDA verifies that food sold meets federal foodsafety standards. When potentially unsafe food is identified, theFDA works with industry and other government departments to ensurethat it is removed from the marketplace. Consumers also have a roleto play in protecting themselves and their families.
Canned food effectively creates a barrier between the food and outside contaminants. Cans also help to preserve foods by limiting the amount of air and oxidation directly on t…he food. Alternately cans that are old and/or damaged can produce dangerous bacteria growth such as Botulism.
Food safety and hygiene are the things we need to do to prevent improper cooking, bacteria and other food-borne diseases. If you are working in a food premise like restaurants…, food chains, or cafes then you will need to take a Food Hygiene Certification for you to understand different things about food safety and hygiene.
to maintain some freshness of the food and to reduce some micro organisms reaction in the food.
Food Safety management manages the sanitation and proper food handling within an establishment that services the public. Food Quality management manages the desired look and c…onsistency of food according to the executive chef. Of course every establishment implements both of these .