Cracks in the System: Egg Recall Reveals FDA Flaws

The salmonella egg recall is one of the largest of its kind in recent history, according to the Food and Drug Administration, but is it also a sign of a broken regulatory system? According to some food safety experts, the answer is a resounding yes. "Clearly it's a broken system in need of new regulation. This mega-recall is a perfect example of a reaction to a problem, but what we need is preventive control," says David Acheson, managing director of food safety at Leavitt Partners, a...Full Story
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