We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

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...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.