FDA meeting to address Food Hygiene committee...

FDA meeting to address Food Hygiene committee

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Office of Food Safety and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a public meeting to provide information and receive comments on agenda items and draft U.S. positions that will be discussed at the 41st Session of the Codex Committee on Food Hygiene (CCFH), to be held in San Diego, California, November 16 - 20, 2009.

The public meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 28, 2009. Items that will be discussed include: Draft Annex for Fresh Leafy Vegetables to the Code of Hygienic Practice for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, Draft Guidelines for the Control of Campylobacter and Salmonella in Chicken Meat, Draft Code of Hygienic Practice for Control of Viruses in Food and Draft Codes of Practice for Vibrio in Seafood.
Source: Food Safety and Inspection Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture