over irradiated food
may finally die a
subdued death. The
(BARC), Bombay, has
decreed that the
opposition of the
Bombay west suburban branch of the
im Medical Association to a variety
"adiated foods is unjustified. It bases
we on the substantial body of evironment
mce obanned from different laboratory
all over the world on the safety and
olesonwoess of a variety of irradiated
dL The centre also points out that
Wedd Health Organization and the
armational Atomic Energy Agency
loven a clean chit to irradiated foods
it sautinising all aspects of its safety
am two decades.
Inat us Food and Drug Administrations fs (FDA) verdict on irradiated foods oWn another green signal for its gL my sAx spokespersons. The FDA waSW ruling on the safety of irradiated 16od mourials in 1986 after it had mWad all the points raised by various consumer forum and undertaken a detailed analysis.
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