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House Bill Would Legalize CBD Nationally

Cannabis House Bill Would Legalize CBD Nationally By Dave Fusaro, Editor in Chief Feb 01, 2020 Some members of Congress appear to be losing patience with the FDA’s reluctance to legalize cannabidiol (CBD). On Jan. 13, a bill was introduced to amend the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) to include hemp-derived CBD as a […]

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FDA criticized for waiting 6 weeks to announce latest romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

CNAP ClipBoard: The problem with not announcing it because the lettuce was already past its shelf date and not available for sale, is that most grocers sell produce beyond its shelf date. When it’s too rotted to do that, then they put it in a greatly reduced price section of the produce for poor people […]

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Cancer-linked’ chemicals in Chipotle, Sweetgreen packaging

  Cancer-linked’ chemicals in Chipotle, Sweetgreen packaging? There’s more to know, experts say Morgan Hines Everything about your burrito bowl from Chipotle or your salad from Sweetgreen seems earthy and health-conscious, right down to the packaging. But harmful chemicals may be lurking in those eco-friendly containers. A story published last week by the New Food […]

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Basil From Mexico Is Likely Cause of Cyclospora Food Poisoning Outbreak

  A food poisoning outbreak tied to 132 cyclospora illnesses in 11 states was likely caused by fresh basil imported from Mexico by Siga Logistics de RL de CV, the Food and Drug Administration announced late Thursday. Four people have been hospitalized. The investigation is ongoing, but the agency has requested a voluntary recall, and […]

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Weedkiller found in granola and crackers, internal FDA emails show 

US government scientists have detected a weedkiller linked to cancer in an array of commonly consumed foods, emails obtained through a freedom of information request show.

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The FDA Delays Deadline For New Nutrition Labels 

FFC COMMENT: Since science has proven that eating animals causes a myriad of diseases and disorders all food containers need to state CONTAINS ANIMAL PRODUCTS (what animal) or CONTAINS NO ANIMAL PRODUCTS. Remember that new nutrition label that was going to help you lose weight and eat healthier? Turns out, we may have to kiss […]