“With the release of the draft import rules, we are one step closer to the safer food supply,” says Sandra Eskin, director of food safety at Pew Charitable Trusts. “By holding overseas producers to U.S. food safety standards, the new rules would establish a level playing field that would also benefit U.S. businesses, farmers, and food processors,” she said in a statement.
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