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Keeping the nation"s food supply safe

Keeping the nation"s food supply safe

FDA"s big job well done.

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Published by Dept. of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, Office of Public Affairs in Rockville, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (U.S.),
  • United States. -- Food and Drug Administration.,
  • Foodborne diseases -- Prevention.,
  • Food contamination.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesJust the facts, Publication -- no. FS 01-2., HHS publication -- no. FS 01-2., Just the facts (United States. Food and Drug Administration. Office of Public Affairs)
    ContributionsUnited States. Food and Drug Administration. Office of Public Affairs.
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 sheet
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17726716M

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