Keeping Food Safe: Shopping and Transporting Foods
People grocery shopping.
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How to Cite

Peñuela, Claudia, and Amarat Simonne. 2012. “Keeping Food Safe: Shopping and Transporting Foods: FCS80003/FY1290, 3/2012”. EDIS 2012 (3). Gainesville, FL.


Grocery shopping can be an entertaining activity, but effective shopping involves lots of planning and organization, depending on individual needs and choices in different grocery stores. Good planning and organization can save money and time. Have you ever wondered if you follow safe food handling practices when you buy and transport food? Follow the key guidelines in this 2-page fact sheet to protect yourself and your family! Written by Claudia Peñuela and Amarat Simonne, and published by the UF Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, March 2012. Reviewed July 2015.
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United States Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service, Safe Food Handling. Kitchen Companion. Accessed January 12, 2011.