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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 outbreak has been linked to a cow share program, according to the Tennessee Department of Health.
The consequences of not doing so can be severe.
GRAS ingredients are exempt from FDA’s food additives rules.
Producers should set up an action plan, and be sure to verify all ingredients and food products before use.