For produce: A hot water `rub down'

September 1998
FoodService Director;09/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p26
Trade Publication
Focuses on concerns raised over the United States Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) plan to establish more effective safe handling practices for fresh produce. FDA recommendation to protect against bacterial contamination; Questions raised by the Produce Marketing Association regarding the scientific basis of the recommendations.


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