TITLE

Maryland group launches support plan

PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
FoodService Director;12/15/97, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that in an effort to address the public's concern about food safety, the Maryland Hospitality Education Foundation (MHEF), a division of Restaurant Association of Maryland (RAM), launched a nationwide initiative called Maryland Council on Food Safety. Details on the aims of the initiative; Details on the initiative; Comments from Marcia Harris, executive vice president of RAM; Information on MHEF.
ACCESSION #
51464

 

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