False morels contain a naturally occurring toxin called gyromitrin. Proper cooking is required to avoid poisoning.
Forest-tree seedlings must be healthy and fulfill the set quality standards. An origin compatible with the climatic conditions of the growing site ensures that the seedling will thrive. Evira approves and inspects forest-tree seed orchards and monitors all stages of seed and seedling production.
Food contact materials are all materials and articles intended to come into direct or indirect contact with foodstuffs. These include food packaging materials, disposable plates and cups, kitchen utensils, coffee makers and electric water boilers, and food industry processing equipment.
Annually Evira publishes research reports, guides, brochures and posters that mostly can be downloaded free of charge.
|10.5.2013||Annual meeting of the European Network of Official...|
|10.5.2013||Extension of withdrawal of imported Dutch beef|
|8.5.2013||Research seminar 14.5.2013: Reindeer Parapoxvirus -...|
|30.4.2013||Finnish Grain Quality 2012 reveals good quality grain...|
|16.4.2013||No new findings of horse meat in Evira's random tests|
The Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira is one of the partners in the EU project PlantLibra.