FDA Outlines Smarter Food Safety Blueprint with Plans to Leverage New and Emerging Technologies

FDA Outlines Smarter Food Safety Blueprint with Plans to Leverage New and Emerging Technologies
Jonathan Havens and Rebekah Nickerson
Food Safety Magazine

Jonathan Havens, chair of the Firm's Food and Beverage Practice and co-chair of its Cannabis Law Practice, co-authored this article for Food Safety Magazine with Rebekah Nickerson, a 2019 summer associate. The pair discusses the Food and Drug Administration's "New Era of Smarter Food Safety" plan.

"Although it remains to be seen which technology or technologies discussed above, if any, FDA will mandate, it is possible that any of the approaches noted could significantly enhance traceability in the food supply chain," wrote Jonathan and Rebekah.