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Mandatory Food Recall Power For FDA Better Than Using Existing Authorities?

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

FDA needs funding to execute the enforcement authorities it already has, not the additional authority it is asking for to order mandatory recalls of food products, including dietary supplements and vitamins, industry stakeholders say

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