TITLE

Food safety and trade issues

AUTHOR(S)
Kilgallen, Brian
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Veterinary Ireland Journal;Nov2012, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p547
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information regarding food safety and trade issue through decisions made by Codex Alimentarius to recognize an MRL for the growth-promoting substance Ractopamine.
ACCESSION #
86433602

 

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