1. Microbiology & Food Hygiene

An assessment of the microbiology of Hand Contact Surfaces in the Retail Environment

Project Reference:

11-2009

Status:

Ongoing

Commencement Date:

November 2009

Project Duration:

5 months

Abstract:

This project will undertake an all-island survey of retail outlets in order to fill a knowledge-gap concerning the microbiology of hand-contact surfaces in relation to their potential for transmission of food-borne disease.

Principal Contractor(s):

Dr Andrew Petersen, Enforce Laboratories Ltd.

Outputs: