• FSAI warns of virus risk in imported frozen berry supply chain

    2 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has reiterated advice to boil imported frozen berries before eating following multiple alerts across Europe for Hepatitis A and norovirus.
    The agency recommends boiling them for one minute prior to consumption, which will destroy viruses if they are present.
    FSAI said there remains an ongoing risk in the global imported frozen berry supply chain. There is no evidence that fresh Irish, tinned or fresh imported berries pose a risk.
    “Contamination could occur on the farm, through use of sewage-contaminated agricultural water or through contamination by...
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