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April 29th, 2007

The recent food scares

Moreover, both the FDA and the Department of Agriculture should clear the path for the use of nanotechnology devices that will be able to detect toxins, pathogens and chemicals in the production and packaging of foods on the spot. Such devices could monitor the presence of such materials without on-site inspection. Also, they could be used to alert consumers to tainted products at the retail level.


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