What does food safe actually mean?
What does food safe actually mean? What does Food Safe actually mean? Is it different than food grade, and in what circumstances would food grade and food safe actually be the most pertinant? 17th February 2022 | By Anna Armstrong | Cleaning Tips , Environmental Health , Hygiene , Sustainability , Coronovirus Yesterday, I was preparing a large pot of Minestrone Soup and this got me thinking about what food safe actually means? I chopped all the vegetables on a chopping board, and popped them in the pot. Afterwards; as usual, I tidied up, put the peelings in the compost bin and sprayed down the work top with the closest sanitiser. A quick glance at this sanitiser told me that this sanitiser wasn't food safe; and the next thing on my to do list was to prepare the chicken for BBQ chicken we were having for dinner that night. My time here at Astral Hygiene has taught me what food safe means, how it is different to food grade, and what are safe practices to follow to avoid