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Codex Alimentarius: protecting health, facilitating trade

#ZeroHunger and food safety need to go hand in hand

18 Jan 2018

Eradicating world hunger can only be achieved if food is safe, nutritious and of good quality. Eating unsafe food increases the chances of contracting diseases and can be, in some cases, deadly. Unsafe food can also lead to rejections causing food to be wasted, which then impacts on food security. One thing is certain: there can be no food security without food safety.

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