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Brazil's meat inspection flaws flagged in new blow to sector

Staff of Rio de Janeiro's consumer protection agency Procon inspecting meat products in a supermarket cold storage room. Brazil's meat industry is said to be short of inspectors to ensure its products are safe.

Sao Paulo

BRAZIL'S meat industry lacks enough inspectors to ensure the product is safe, a health inspectors union said on Monday, blaming government cutbacks for what the United States has called system-wide sanitary issues.

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