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20% of serious food safety violations in US are ignored

A kitchen worker setting up the salad bar at the FDA cafeteria. According to a new report, inspectors at the agency have failed to follow up on serious food safety violations by food manufacturers.


GOVERNMENT inspectors in the US failed to take action on one of every five serious food safety risks identified in manufacturing facilities, according to a report released by federal auditors last Wednesday. In the remaining cases, the agency almost always asked food...

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