Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act

A statute regulating interstate traffic in food, drugs and cosmetics, covering such matters as adulteration, misbranding, false guaranties against adulteration or misbranding, the alteration, obliteration, removal, or destruction of labels, and having the purpose in general of keeping dangerous products out of interstate commerce, preventing fraud, and protecting the public health. 21 USC § 331(a)-(k).

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