believe it or not...
most of the problems with the meat in AMerica started with the plants they were prepared and packed in.
Upton Sinclair's book, The Jungle, was written to expose the problems inside the meatpacking plants of Chicago. The information inside frightened Americans, but with meat still being so bad, the question is raised of, "Is this still going on?"
The federal food, drug and cosmetic act as, well as the pure food and drug act were passed to promote the bettering of the food served throughout the country.
The Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act was signed in 1938