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Congress passed the Meat Inspection Act to protect consumers from “adulterated or misbranded” meat.
Congress passed the Pure Food and Drug Act, prohibiting the sale of “adulterated or misbranded” food and drugs.
Annual Food Consumption: German and American Workers' Families, 1900 (in kilograms)