The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is establishing requirements applicable to meat and poultry establishments designed to reduce the occurrence and numbers of pathogenic microorganisms on meat and poultry products, reduce the incidence of foodborne illness associated with the consumption of those products and provide a new framework for modernization of the current system of meat and poultry inspection.
Pathogen Reduction: HACCP Final Rule
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The implementation of the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) final rule for pathogen reduction and FSIS' laboratory testing programs are two areas that help ensure the safety of the meat, poultry, and egg products supply.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2022