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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.