Make Our Food Safe
01/08/2011

Editorial: "Food industry needs more regulation"

The Bristol Press |

"Last week, President Obama signed into law food safety legislation designed to protect Americans from food-borne illnesses and poisons.

The law, championed by, among others, Connecticut’s own U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, aims to strengthen safety standards for food facilities and fresh produce, improve inspection requirements and help limit the dangers in foods that come from outside our borders. The legislation gives the Food and Drug Administration the power to recall tainted food, quarantine geographical areas and access food producers’ records..."

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