CURRENT PLAN OFFERS DOUBT: Bioterrorist threats prompt action on food safety plan

November 2001
FoodService Director;11/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p22
Trade Publication
Reports that the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States have sparked plans to reorganize the federal government's patchwork approach to food inspections and regulation. Views of the General Accounting Office on the existing system of food safety regulation; Provision of the proposed Safe Food Act of 2001; Stance taken by public interest groups on food regulation reform.


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