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Food Safety #306309

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 13, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Eric Engberg) House investigation's criticism of FDA's monitoring of drugs given farm animals that enter human food chain examined; implications for human health considered. [Representative Ted WEISS - notes dangers of allowing such drugs on market without knowing toxic consequences for humans.] FDA (Food and Drug Administration) failures cited by House committee listed on screen, discussed. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) commissioner Dr. Frank YOUNG - defs. cntry.'s meat supply.] Concern of some FDA (Food and Drug Administration) officials about the problem illustrated.

Reporter(s):
Engberg, Eric;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:50

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