Gallup finds consumer support: AMI lauds irradiation OK by FDA

January 1998
FoodService Director;01/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p82
Trade Publication
States that approval of irradiation to destroy harmful bacteria on red meats by the Food and Drug Administration at the end of 1998 received accolade from the American Meat Institute in Washington D.C. Number of countries where irradiation is approved for food use; Other uses of irradiation; What environmental issues pertaining to irradiation, concern consumer groups. INSET: For fresh fruits, vegetables: FDA issues new safety guide.


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