Monthly Archives: May 2009

INFLUENZA A (H1 N1)

In the ongoing spread of influenza A (H1N1) worldwide Porcisan would like to publish Who statement on influenza A and the safety of pork.  According to World Health Organization, pork and pork products, handled in accordance with good hygienic practices recommended by the Who, Codex Alimentarius Commission and the OIE, will not be a source of infection. Influenza viruses are not known to be transmissible to people through eating processed pork or other food products derived from pigs.

Joint FAO/WHO/OIE Statement on influenza A(H1N1) and the safety of pork

In Porcisan we would like our clients and friends to be confident of our livestock  as our production system  is always based on rigorous biosecurity measures.