THE CENTER FOR FOODBORNE ILLNESS RESEARCH & PREVENTION

 

Our mission is to advance a stronger, science-based food safety system that

prevents foodborne illness and protects public health.

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As of March 2016, catfish products – both domestic and imported – are being inspected by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) instead of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Seafood HACCP program.

 

Read CFI’s July Newsletter about the controversy and the reasons for the switch.

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CDC has identified preventing foodborne illness as one of the winnable battles. But we can only win if people understand that food safety matters. You can help CFI spread the word.

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Read more about Barb Kowalcyk and CFI, what we do and how you can get involved in helping to promote food safety.

 

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