FDA CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION -- 7 Tips for Cleaning Fruits, Vegetables

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 General News J E 4

SILVER SPRING, Md., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- If you think foodborne illness is only caused by animal products, think again. Last year, the U.S. experienced several large outbreaks of illness caused by fruits and vegetables.

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