Consumer Food Safety Education

cutting meat and vegetables on separate cutting boards

Image courtesy of USDA FSIS


Handwashing Materials
 

  1. Handwashing Posters and Handouts

    Handwashing is the most effective way to prevent the spread of illness according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Helppromote handwashing at your work or community site with these FREE materials!  handout graphic pointer 
     
  2. Handwashing and General Food Safety Videos

    A collection of educational AND funny videos promoting handwashing, how to cough and sneeze, and more. video camera
     

Food Safety for Families Materials
 

  1. Food Safety for Families Fact Sheets and Podcast.

    Topics include Safe practices for breast milk, formula and baby's first foods; Holiday cooking (turkey); Picnic and buffet foods; Cleaning;  Washing produce, preparing foods and more.

Food Safety PowerPoints and Handouts

  1.  General Consumer Food Safety PowerPoints and Handouts.

FREE Handwashing Posters & Other Materials

English - Spanish handwashing poster

Help promote handwashing at your work or community site with these FREE materials! Includes a poster in English and Spanish, activity sheets for kids, table tents, health fair game, more ... View Here ...

Food Safety App

4 Day Throw Away red graphicAn application available for Apple devices -- iPhone and iPod touch -- helps protect consumers from bad leftovers. The "4-Day Throw Away" application, available now from the App Store, is an extension of the 4-Day Throw Away campaign , which educates consumers about the dangers of foodborne illnesses and the four-day guideline for eating, freezing or throwing away leftovers. Read more about the App and the Campaign.