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Food and Beverage Safety

Food and Beverage Safety

“TO DRINK OR NOT TO DRINK”

Unsafe Beverages:

  • Water and ice from hotel sinks, restaurants and public restrooms
  • Unprocessed or chemically untreated water
  • Beverages from glasses with moisture on them
  • Carbonated drinks that are served with ice
  • Bottled water without a manufacturer’s seal
  • Raw milk

ATTENTION: Do not use tap water to brush your teeth

Safe Beverages:

  • Boiled or otherwise purified water
  • Internationally known brands of bottled water or carbonated drinks (without ice)

“TO EAT OR NOT TO EAT”

Unsafe Foods:

  • Foods that are not fully cooked
  • Foods prepared far in advance of eating
  • Foods made with eggs, mayonnaise, chicken, creams or custards
  • Raw or partially cooked meats, fish, or shellfish
  • Foods served on dinnerware that is wet from washing
  • Fresh fruits and vegetables with broken skins or that you cannot peel yourself
  • Foods purchased from street vendors

Safe Foods:

  • Thoroughly cooked foods that are served hot
  • Fresh fruits or vegetables with intact skins
  • Foods that are packaged or canned
  • Rice, beans, or grains that are freshly cooked
  • Bread and other baked goods