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Politico: Whistleblower Group Has More NPIS Questions

October 20, 2014

By CHASE PURDY

The 15 lawmakers who quizzed the USDA over the effectiveness of its New Poultry Inspection System forgot a few questions, says the Food Integrity Campaign. For example, the whistleblower protection group wants to know: “What does the agency have to say about concerns regarding general spraying of chemicals on all poultry rather than selective processing? How will inspectors and plant workers effectively do their job if many can’t even breathe due to excess chemical exposure?” Check out FIC’s additional questions here: http://bit.ly/1t1lYmS The original letter from the lawmakers is here: http://1.usa.gov/1nriYOK

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