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Title:
The food safety information handbook
Author:
Roberts, Cynthia A.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Westport, CT : Oryx Press, 2001.
Physical Description:
xi, 312 pages ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Food hazards -- Chemical hazards -- Microbiological hazards -- Factors that contribute to foodborne illness -- History of food safety -- Genetically engineered foods -- The case against food biotechnology -- The case in favor of food biotechnology -- Bovine somatotropin -- Food irradiation -- Pesticide residues in foods -- Drinking water quality -- Restaurant food safety -- Early food safety regulation in the United States -- Twentieth century food safety regulation in the United States -- Who regulates food safety today? -- Food safety statistics -- Careers in food safety -- Reports and brochures -- Books and newsletters -- Internet web sites and electronic media -- Educational materials -- Organizations, cooperative extension, hotlines, state and local agencies.
Reading Level:
1130 Lexile.
ISBN:
9781573563055
Format :
Book