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Poultry Processing & Slaughter / Coronavirus / New Technologies
on May 22, 2020

Group wants USDA to warn consumers about COVID-19 on meat

Industry association calls the petition “irresponsible.”

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a group of doctors that emphasizes plant-based nutrition, has petitioned the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to warn consumers that asymptomatic processing plant workers may spread COVID-19 to meat and poultry products.

The animal rights organization also requested that all meat and…

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