Make Our Food Safe
09/30/2011

Editorial: "Lessons of the Listeria Outbreak"

New York Times |

"The deaths caused by listeria bacteria on cantaloupe is a warning that both the food industry and the government need to do more to protect the public. The outbreak has already sickened more than 70 people in 18 states and killed at least 15 of them, mostly elderly, in eight states. This is the deadliest outbreak of food-borne disease in the United States in more than a decade..."

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