Watchdog Says Chinese Chicken Imports Imperil Public Health

Law360, New York (July 13, 2017, 7:55 PM EDT) -- A food watchdog group on Thursday said that processed chicken products shipped from China to the U.S. originated at a plant in Chile, where a 2016 audit by the U.S. Department of Agriculture found problems with the plant’s sanitation procedures, arguing the government should halt the imports.

Chicken processed in China can only be eligible to ship to the U.S. if the raw poultry comes from a limited list of approved sources, which includes countries like the U.S., Canada and Chile. Food & Water Watch said...
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