Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

December 16, 2008 13:53 ET

Notice to Food Editors

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 16, 2008) - As part of an ongoing effort to increase consumer awareness about food safety during the holiday season, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is distributing the attached fact sheets: Food Safety Tips for the Holidays and Food Thermometer Food Safety Tips. The information provides basic tips to help consumers reduce the risks of foodborne illnesses.

You can view these fact sheets, along with additional food safety information, on the CFIA website at www.inspection.gc.ca/consumer.

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

The fact sheets are available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/fact.pdf

Contact Information

  • To speak with a food safety spokesperson
    Media Relations Office
    613-228-6682