food and drug administration
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Truthdiggers of the Week: 7 FDA Whistle-Blowers

Jul 21, 2012
Doctors and scientists working for the Food and Drug Administration became targets of surveillance and some lost their jobs after blowing the whistle on the agency's approval of medical devices that they believed were not safe for public use.FDA scientists became targets of surveillance and some lost their jobs after blowing the whistle on the agency's approval of medical devices that they believed were not safe for public use.

FDA Says No to BPA Ban

Mar 31, 2012
Public concern about the dangers of BPA, or bisphenol A, hasn't translated into regulatory measures on the part of the Food and Drug Administration, as the agency isn't yet cracking down on the chemical, which turns up in a few commonly used products and even in receipts.