Former Supplement Officials Regulate Supplements at FDA

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Meet the New Snake Oil, Same as the Old Snake Oil By Michael Jacobson, Executive Director, Center for Science in the Public Interest During the administration of President Woodrow Wilson, government investigators performed laboratory tests of Clark Stanley’s Snake Oil Liniment — a potion...
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FDA Food Ingredient Approval Process Violates Law, Says CSPI

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Flawed ‘GRAS’ System Lets Novel Chemicals Into Food Supply Without FDA Safety Review by the Center for Science in the Public Interest Consumers are being exposed to potentially dangerous chemicals that industry self-certifies as safe for use in foods, with little or no scrutiny from the Food...
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Defeating the Public Interest One Bill at a Time: The ALERT Act (H.R. 1759)

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By James Goodwin, Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Progressive Reform Background:  Tomorrow, the full House Judiciary Committee will be holding a markup of the H.R. 1759, the All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2015 (ALERT Act), sponsored by Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Tex.).  The House...
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