Food safety remains high on EU agendaBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7200.1718b (Published 26 June 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1718
- Rory Watson
Food safety, and the way governments react to unexpected health scares, is emerging as one of the major issues on the European Union's agenda.
Only three years after Europe was hit by the crisis over bovine spongiform encephalopathy, the headlines have recently been dominated by the discovery of dioxins in animal feed in Belgium. A week later, in an …