Food Safety Initiative

Vice President Gore and administration officials announced the findings of a new administration report on ways to improve food safety. Ms. Girand… read more

Vice President Gore and administration officials announced the findings of a new administration report on ways to improve food safety. Ms. Girand described her daughter’s near-fatal infection from contaminated fruit juice. The recommended Food Safety Initiative will examine the microbial environment of food sources, identify minor outbreaks of food-borne diseases before they become major epidemics and devise preventive measures. The vice president said that food and restaurant industries and consumer advocates signed an agreement today to launch a public information campaign about food-borne diseases. close

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Food Safety Initiative

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Program ID:
81113-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 12, 1997 | 11:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 17, 1997 | 3:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • May 12, 1997 | 11:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 12, 1997 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 13, 1997 | 12:16am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 13, 1997 | 6:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 1997 | 3:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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