Center for Food Safety: Irradiation


Subject:
Nutrition & Food Safety , Food Labeling , Food Safety

Description:
This policy document expresses concerns with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulation "to weaken labeling of irradiated foods." Provides an overview of food irradiation, and addresses concerns with irradiation destroying the vitamin content of foods and with food irradiation as a solution to foodborne illness outbreaks. From the Center for Food Safety, "a non-profit public interest and environmental advocacy membership organization."

Publisher:
Center for Food Safety

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.centerforfoodsafety.org/food_irrad.cfm


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