Conference for Food Protection

2016 Biennial Meeting

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Issue Number: Council I 017

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Revised Term for Animal Foods

Issue you would like the Conference to consider

The Food Code uses the term "animal food" in several places. This term could be misunderstood as pet food.

Public Health Significance

Revising the term "animal food" to "animal-origin food" would reduce confusion.

Recommended Solution: The Conference recommends...

a letter be send to FDA requesting that the term "animal food" be replaced by the term "animal-origin food" throughout the Food Code.

Submitter Information

Name Adam Inman
Organization Kansas Department of Agriculture
Address 1320 Research Park Drive
Manhattan, KS 66502
Telephone 7855646764

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