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  • Consumer Federation of America Hosts Food Policy Conference
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    Consumer Federation of America National Food Policy Conference, Morning Session

    Acting Deputy Agriculture Under Secretary for Food Safety Carmen Rottenberg delivered the keynote address at the Consumer Federation of America’s annual food policy conference. Following…

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  • Hearing on Food Safety
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    Food Safety

    Dr. Stephen Ostroff was one of three Food and Drug Administration officials who testified at a hearing on food safety. Dr. Ostroff also talked about the budget and appropriations process…

    300 views
  • Calorie Labeling Rules for Menus and Vending Machines
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    Calorie Labeling Rules for Menus and Vending Machines

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    U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg and other FDA officials held a teleconference about two new calorie labeling rules for menus and vending machines that…

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  • Mike Taylor Remarks
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    Mike Taylor Remarks

    Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Deputy Food Commissioner Michael Taylor spoke at the Consumer Federation of America food policy conference. In response to criticisms that the Obama administration…

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  • Food Safety
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    Food Safety

    Michael Taylor talked about the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) implementation of the new federal food safety law. He also spoke about the E. coli outbreak in Europe and responded to…

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  • Public Health and Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
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    Public Health and Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

    Physicians and other health professionals testified on the effects of the BP oil spill and its cleanup efforts on public health and various methods to minimize the negative impacts. Among…

    780 views
  • National Food Policy Conference Part 1
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    National Food Policy Conference, Part 1

    Panelists spoke about food safety and regulation. They also talked about legislation passed in the House and being considered in the Senate that would give the Food and Drug Administration…

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  • Safety and Regulation of ReadytoEat Produce
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    Safety and Regulation of Ready-to-Eat Produce

    A hearing was held on the safety and regulation of bagged, pre-washed, or “ready-to-eat” produce. Topics included the proposed nationalization of the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement…

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  • Recent Salmonella Outbreak
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    Recent Salmonella Outbreak

    Recent Salmonella Outbreak PT 2

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  • Safety of Food Supply
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    Safety of Food Supply

    After a meeting to consider issuing subpoenas, the committee heard testimony about the safety of the nation’s food supply. Topics included the current outbreak of salmonella in tomatoes, the Food…

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  • Food Safety
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    Food Safety

    Witnesses testified about food safety. This hearing was held after a report to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Science Advisory Board which found that the FDA is under funded, its…

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  • Meat Inspection
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    Meat Inspection

    Secretary Glickman and others briefed reporters on the details of changes in the meat and poultry inspection process, including e. coli and salmonella testing and making processing plants…

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  • Food Safety Inspection Service Budget
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    Food Safety Inspection Service Budget

    Agriculture Department officials testified about the Fiscal Year 1997 Federal Budget and appropriations for the Food Safety and Inspection Service.

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  • Meat and Poultry Inspections
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    Meat and Poultry Inspections

    Following prepared remarks about a proposal to improve the way the government ensures the safety of meat and poultry products, the participants answered questions from the press.

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  • Chemical Residues in Food
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    Chemical Residues in Food

    Food experts and government officials testified on chemical residues in food and the possibility of food contamination. The subcommittee recently examined the federal government’s programs to…

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  • New Food Labeling Regulations
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    New Food Labeling Regulations

    Commissioner Kessler, Secretary Sullivan and Deputy Commissioner Taylor spoke in a news conference to announce new regulations concerning the labeling of the nutritional value of consumer food products. The new…

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  • Tissue Transplant Regulation
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    Tissue Transplant Regulation

    The committee heard testimony from medical administrators and doctors on human tissue transplantation and proposed regulations on tissue banks and transplantation processes. Issues brought…

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  • Future Goals of Food and Drug Administration
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    Future Goals of Food and Drug Administration

    Dr. David Kessler, commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, introduced members of the FDA’s organizational team during a speech to the Food and Drug Law Institute in Washington,…

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