Food

Constituent Updates

Updates from the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition


Latest Update

May 26, 2016

FDA Issues Final Food Defense Regulation

The FDA has finalized a new food safety rule under the landmark, bipartisan FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) that will help to prevent wide-scale public health harm by requiring companies in the United States and abroad to take steps to prevent intentional adulteration of the food supply. While such acts are unlikely to occur, the new rule advances mitigation strategies to further protect the food supply.

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