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FSMA basic information

What is the Food Safety Modernization Act?  FSMA was signed into law in January 2011. It is the most sweeping change to food safety in over 70 years.  It fundamentally changes the way food is regulated in the U.S. and abroad and affects the entire supply chain from farm-to-fork. It aims to enhance the culture of food…
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No checklists? Your food safety plan is incomplete

There’s a reason Santa and Mom always use checklists. They work. It’s no different in the realm of food safety. Make a list, check it twice, have a backup plan. In many ways, that’s what the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and its accompanying rules are all about — preventing problems through a systematic, science-based…
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