Keeping Food Safe: A Global Responsibility

Keeping food safe: a global responsibility.<br />
Contamination can occur at any point along the food production chain.<br />
Our food is grown all over the world.<br />
It is packaged and processed before being transported.<br />
Our food often has to travel a lot farther than it used to.<br />
Once food reaches the United States it is distributed across the country.<br />
You may be buying food that was grown and processed halfway around the world

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Keeping Food Safe: A Global Responsibility

Contamination can occur at any point along the food production chain.

  • Our food is grown all over the world.
  • It is packaged and processed before being transported.
  • Our food often has to travel a lot farther than it used to.
  • Once food reaches the United States it is distributed across the country.
  • You may be buying food that was grown and processed halfway around the world.

www.cdc.gov/foodsafety

Page last reviewed: January 2, 2020
Content source: Global Health