Make Our Food Safe
03/11/2010

"The Senate should act on a sensible food-protection bill"

The Washington Post | Editorial

"THANKS TO federal regulations that took effect in September, a new salmonella contamination attributed to a flavor enhancer was caught and a recall begun. But inspection documents released by the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday showed that a Las Vegas company continued to distribute the ingredient even after samples came back tainted. Unfortunately, legislation that would have prevented contamination at the source and would further secure the nation's food supply languishes in the Senate..."

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