(Washington, DC., November 10, 2008) — Highlights from the September/October issue of Food Insight:
- The cover story of the September/October issue of Food Insight features results from a joint survey commissioned by the International Food Information Council and the School Nutrition ssociation on food allergies in school. The objectives of this survey were to measure prevalence of food allergies in schools and determine what proportion of schools have formal food allergy plans. For complete survey findings please read this issue of Food Insight.
- Foodborne diseases are estimated to account for 76 million illnesses per year in the U.S., but what leads to an outbreak of foodborne illness? How is the source identified and what, if any improvements are needed to detect and respond to outbreaks? This issue of Food Insight answers these questions and more.
- The requirements for country-of-origin labeling are now in effect for an increased number of foods. Get the specifics of these new requirements in Food Insight.
- Also, don’t forget to check out the latest Food Insight NewsBites.
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