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FDA has published a proposed rule requiring shippers that transport food to use sanitary transportation practices. The action is being taken to comply with provisions of the Food Safety Modernization Act and covers shippers that use motor vehicles or rail.
A June 10, 2011 report on Deutsche Welle states “bean sprouts are the likely source of an E. coli outbreak in Germany that has killed 31 people and made nearly 3,000 ill since May .” This information was attributed to Reinhard Burger, president of Germany’s federal infectious disease laboratory, the Robert Koch Institute (RKI).
The final deadline for the rule on intentional adulteration will come in May 2016.
The meeting will be held March 20, 2014 in College Park, MD.
The 2014 omnibus budget does not contain the required funding, according to FDA.
A public meeting will be held on February 20 to receive input on the rule.