ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 02, 1979
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(Studio) 1977 congress ban on saccharin recalled. National Academy of Sciences study committee reported on food safety laws noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Majority of committee noted against total ban on saccharin. Link between saccharin and cancer discussed. Details of study committee 's report given, include discussion of saccharin and nitrites. FDA (Food and Drug Administration) mentioned. [FDA commissioner Donald KENNEDY - comments.] Role of congress in food laws regulation noted.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory
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