Module: Introduction to Water Quality

Begin learning module: Introduction to Water Quality

This learning module will cover general and specific controls to prevent food hazards. The following topics will be discussed:

  • system development
  • importance of water quality
  • legal requirements and regulations
  • Codex requirements
  • correct construction of wells and plumbing systems
  • monitoring and management.

This learning module is part of the Basic Level Requirements for Food Manufacture program developed by the Food Safety Knowledge Network, a project of Michigan State University, to enhance the technical knowledge of individuals responsible for food safety, especially those working for small or less developed businesses.

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