CBC: Storing perishables during a heat wave

CBC: Storing perishables during a heat wave

Siyun Wang

“Heat can cause food and prescription medication to spoil, potentially exacerbating the heat wave’s deadly effects.”

Dr. Siyun Wang, CSFS Associate and Professor at UBC’s Faculty of Land and Food Systems, shared some recommendations for how to keep your perishables safe during a heat wave. Both food and medications can spoil with extreme temperatures, thus it is important to keep these safe and to recognize when spoilage has occurred.

Check out the full article here.