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Chinese cities find virus in Brazilian chicken wings, Ecuadorian shrimp packaging

A man looks at frozen food products in a supermarket

REUTERS, AUGUST 13, 2020 BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Two cities in China have found traces of the new coronavirus in imported frozen food and on food packaging, local authorities said on Thursday, raising fears that contaminated food shipments might cause new outbreaks. A sample taken from the surface of frozen chicken wings imported into the southern city of Shenzhen from Brazil, …

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Coronavirus spreads among fruit and vegetable packers, worrying U.S. officials

Fresh carrots are shown for sale at a grocery store

REUTERS, JUNE 11, 2020 Trump administration said last month it may extend an executive order to keep meat plants operating to fruit and vegetable producers as well NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES/CHICAGO – From apple packing houses in Washington state to farm workers in Florida and a California county known as “the world’s salad bowl,” outbreaks of the novel coronavirus are emerging …

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