TITLE

Contaminated Honey Seized

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
FDA Consumer;May/Jun2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the seizure of contaminated imported honey by U.S. Marshals at the request of the Food and Drug Administration. Background on the contaminant chloramphenicol.
ACCESSION #
9691019

 

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