Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

June 17, 2008 12:27 ET

Food Inspection Agency: Notice to Food Editors

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 17, 2008) - As part of an ongoing effort to increase consumer awareness about food safety, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is distributing the attached fact sheet What You Need To Know About Harvesting Shellfish This Summer. The information highlights the potential risks associated with shellfish, and the actions consumers should take.

You can view this fact sheet, along with additional food safety information, on the CFIA Web site at www.inspection.gc.ca/consumer.

Thanks for helping us get these important food safety messages to consumers.

The fact sheet is available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/Fact_Sheet_0617.pdf

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations
    613-228-6682