The Food and drugs authority (FDA) is advising the public against the consumption of beverages that are directly exposed to sunlight. According to the authority, direct exposure to the sun-rays alters the chemical composition of the drinks, which could lead to cancerous infections.
According to the FDA, the chemical composition of the various beverages, makes it hazardous for their health when exposed to certain temperatures, hence the need to conserve them in safer environments.
Speaking to Diamond news in an interview, the Northern regional manager of the FDA, Martin Kusi stated that consumers must be circumspect and only purchase beverages that are under favorable temperatures, particularly frozen ones.
he also advised shop-owners to prioritize the safety of their customers, by ensuring all beverages are stored within acceptable temperatures