NFPA says, however, that warning labels would not be effective. In NFPAs opinion, a more effective solution would be targeted monitoring by regulatory agencies on products known to cause listeriosis, along with technologies such as in-package pasteurization processes to kill pathogens.
Protection from Listeria
Warning labels on food products to protect against Listeria is among the mandates proposed to the federal government by The Center for Science in the Public Interest, a consumer advocacy group.
Feb 29th, 2000