be food safe. Clean. Separate. Cook. Chill.


The Partnership for Food Safety Education is a non-profit organization uniting industry associations, professional societies in food science, nutrition and health, consumer groups and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration, to educate the public about safe food handling and preparation.

The annual contributions of these Partnership member organizations make possible national food safety outreach through the Be Food Safe and Fight BAC! programs:

American Dietetic Association
American Egg Board and the Egg Safety Center
American Frozen Food Institute
Association of Food and Drug Officials
Consumer Federation of America
Food Marketing Institute
Grocery Manufacturers Association
Institute of Food Technologists
International Association for Food Protection
International Dairy Deli Bakery Association
International Food Information Council Foundation
National Association of State Departments of Agriculture
National Chicken Council
National Pork Board
National Turkey Federation
North American Millers' Association
NSF International
Produce Marketing Association
United Fresh Produce Association

Federal Government Liaison

U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, CDC
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

International Affiliate: Canadian Partnership for Consumer Food Safety Education           

The non-profit Partnership for Food Safety Education saves lives and improves public health through research-based, actionable consumer food safety initiatives that reduce foodborne illness.
For information on becoming an Annual Contributing Partner contact