Press Releases Archive
Food Conference Explores Our Use of Plastic Packaging
Thursday, 21 November 2019
The FSAI's Food Safety Consultative Council today hosted an open meeting to review and debate the role of plastic in the food sector. ‘Food and Plastic – A Question of Taste?’ provided a platform for experts to debate the use of plastic packaging in the food sector and the changing attitudes towards plastic use.
Science and Good Regulation Imperative for Sustainable Food Supply
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
An international conference exploring the challenges and opportunities facing the safety of global food supply today heard that whilst producing food sustainably is a major issue, food safety needs to be central to any debate to ensure innovations in production are matched with robust food safety risk assessments to protect public health.
Updated Healthy Eating Guidelines Guide to Improve Nation's Diet
Monday, 28 January 2019
The FSAI today published the updated Healthy Eating, Food Safety and Food Legislation – a Guide Supporting the Healthy Ireland Food Pyramid. The Guide describes in colourful detail how to make the best food choices for health and provides practical advice to protect people in Ireland from 5 years of age onwards against diet-related ill health.
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