From the Back Cover
This compact resource outlines major U.S. food laws, factors that led to their passage, and explains the role of key agencies like the FDA and FSIS in regulation and enforcement. Students are directed to internet sites as well as to indexes and resources available from the Federal government. Other topics include religious dietary law, Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations, environmental regulations, HACCP and GMPs, laws governing health claims, and the regulation of biotechnology.The Guide to Food Laws and Regulations is an ideal sourcebook for students and professionals in food science and technology, chemistry, biosystems engineering, food animal production and medicine, agribusiness, and other closely related fields.
About the Author
Contributions by Wendy Dunlap (Sealed Air Corporation), Ted Feitshans (North Carolina State University), and Brooke Caudill (Auburn University). Chapter on religious food law by Joe Regenstein (Cornell University), Muhammad M. Chaudry (Islamic Food and Nutrition Council), and Carrie E. Regenstein (University of Wisconsin, Madison).