Food and Drug Administration

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Synonyms for Food and Drug Administration

a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products

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By the time the Depression hit, officials at the Bureau of Chemistry (which was re-christened the Food and Drug Administration in 1930) were waging an active public relations campaign against patent medicines and lobbying for tougher regulations of drug labels and advertising.
Bureau of Chemistry in 1902, to the Women's Christian Temperance Union, the Nazi Health Ministry, Mao Tse Tung (who denounced Coke as the "opiate of the running dogs of revanchist capitalism"), and Jesse Jackson.
Bureau of Chemistry ruled that Robusta could not be sold under any name which tended to convey the impression by direction or indirection that the beans were Coffea Arabica.
Paul Demko, director of Good Housekeeping's Bureau of Chemistry & Environmental Studies, stated: "We conduct thorough product evaluations and verify all product claims prior to issuing our Seal.
Harvey Wiley, chief of the Bureau of Chemistry in the Department of Agriculture.
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