From: Food Quality & Safety Magazine, 6.26.2012
Reeling from a range of tainted products, Ministry of Health vows action
In the wake of a series of scandals—most recently, mercury discovered in baby formula—China has released a new five-year plan to upgrade its food safety system.
California produce advisory board to enforce certification program
In a definite first for the produce industry, a probable first in the food safety industry, and a possible first for just about any industry, California cantaloupe growers have voted unanimously to support a mandatory food safety program to be implemented by the state commodity board.