TITLE

International food safety meeting sets melamine limits

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/10/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 11, pE521
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the annual meeting of World Health Organization's (WHO) Codex Alimentarius Commission. Over 180 countries at the annual meeting agreed to limit the content of melamine in infant milk formula and in all other foods. Several guidelines released by the commission include prohibiting the use of manure and contaminated water to fertilize and irrigate to eat salads and vegetables.
ACCESSION #
53068368

 

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