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CR letter urging NY Governor Cuomo to sign ban on PFAS in food packaging

Letter from Consumer Reports to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo urging him to sign legislation that would prohibit the sale or distribution of food packaging…

September 25, 2020

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Lack of key considerations in FDA food chemical safety process leaves consumers at risk of chronic diseases

Agency and industry must evaluate cumulative health effects of classes of related food chemicals (Washington, D.C. – September 23, 2020) Today, a group of health,…

September 23, 2020

Keep Antibiotics Working coalition letter to USDA urging it to research animal rearing practices that can help reduce the use of antibiotics

Letter from Consumer Reports and other members of the Keep Antibiotics Working coalition calling on the USDA to broaden its research on animal rearing practices…

September 16, 2020

Keep Antibiotics Working coalition urges FDA to strengthen plan for protecting critical medications in veterinary settings

Letter from Consumer Reports and other members of the Keep Antibiotics Working coalition calling on the FDA to protect the effectiveness of critical medications by…

September 16, 2020

CR rates produce for pesticide risks and outlines reforms needed to protect consumers

Consumer Reports experts developed ratings for 35 fruits and vegetables to help consumers identify which produce items pose the biggest risk from pesticides.  While organic…

September 3, 2020

Safe Food Coalition letter supporting Food Safety Inspection Service’s proposal to expand testing for STECs in beef

Letter from the Safe Food Coalition, including Consumer Reports, to the Food Safety Inspection Service in support of its proposal to expand testing for Shiga-Toxin…

September 3, 2020

Press Release

Consumer Reports applauds FDA for setting limits on arsenic in infant rice cereal

CR calls for limits on arsenic in other rice products and heavy metals in baby food WASHINGTON, D.C. – Eight years after Consumer Reports first…

August 5, 2020

CR: “One Health Certified” food label is meaningless, misleading

Consumer Reports’ take on the “One Health Certified” food label is featured in this Food Safety News guest column.  CR  reviewed the label and found…

July 23, 2020

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Consumer Reports praises New York legislature’s vote to ban PFAS in food packaging

Bill aims to protect New Yorkers from exposure to harmful chemicals  ALBANY, NY – Legislation approved by the New York state legislature today will help…

July 23, 2020

CR letter to Senate HSGAC in opposition to REINS Act

Description: CR letter to Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, in opposition to S. 92, the so-called Regulations from the Executive in Need of…

July 21, 2020

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