08 May '11, 11pm

FDA Issues First Rules Under New Food Safety Bill: Folks on Capitol Hill pronounced the FDA Food Safety Moderniz...

It was a game changer and a surprising one at that. Folks on Capitol Hill pronounced the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act dead, but in an end of year surprise, it unanimously passed the Senate. The bill gave the FDA power to recall tainted food. Until recently, only private companies had the right to recall and pull their own products. And most recently, according to Food Production Daily , the FDA has issued its first regulations under the

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FDA Issues First Rules Under New Food Safety Bill

treehugger.com 08 May '11, 11pm

It was a game changer and a surprising one at that. Folks on Capitol Hill pronounced the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act...

FDA Issues First Rules Under New Food Safety Bill

treehugger.com 08 May '11, 11pm

It was a game changer and a surprising one at that. Folks on Capitol Hill pronounced the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act...

Power Plant Bill Needs Scrubbers: There's a dra...

thedailygreen.com 08 May '11, 1pm

There's a draft bill circulating around Capitol Hill, purportedly whipped up by American Electric Power (AEP), that would ...

Monsanto’s man Taylor returns to FDA in food-czar role: via @grist

Monsanto’s man Taylor returns to FDA in food-cz...

grist.org 07 May '11, 11am

Mr. Taylor is a lawyer who began his revolving door adventures as counsel to FDA. He then moved to King & Spalding, a priv...

Fake Eggs and Contaminated Rice: Let the Consumer in China Beware

Fake Eggs and Contaminated Rice: Let the Consum...

care2.com 09 May '11, 2am

Americans all too often chafe at federal oversight of their lives. Reading about recent food-safety scandals in China, whe...

Two “New” Eating Disorders -- orthorexia is not new!

Two “New” Eating Disorders -- orthorexia is not...

care2.com 08 May '11, 3pm

If you’re interested in the psychology of eating, you’ve probably heard about a couple of newly identified “disorders” bei...

Support for the Boone(doggle) Pickens Bill

Support for the Boone(doggle) Pickens Bill

globalwarming.org 05 May '11, 8pm

With the current partisan fighting over oil subsidies (and energy policy more generally), its worthwhile to look at energy...