TITLE

FOR FOODSERVICE AND RETAIL: 'Bioterrorism' threat stirs D.C. action on food safety

PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
FoodService Director;12/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Covers update on the food industry in the U.S. as of December 15, 2001. Proposals made by the Congress aimed at food supply security and bioterrorism response; Views of Food and Drugs Administration Deputy Commissioner Bernard Schwetz on the role of food service meals on the rise in food-related illnesses.
ACCESSION #
6646490

 

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