Remember last summer when there was a massive recall of salmonella contaminated eggs. Before that there was a massive spinach scare that surely had Popeye rolling over in his cartoon grave.
The world of food can be a scary place, so forewarned is forearmed. Look for these the next time you visit:
Ballard, Carol. Food Safety. [YA 363.192 BAL]
Food, Inc. [DVD 338.4 FOO]
Nestle, Marion. Safe Food: Bacteria, Biotechnology, and Bioterrorism. [363.19 NES]
Pollan, Michael. In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto. [613 POL]
Satin, Morton. Food Alert!: The Ultimate Sourcebook for Food Safety. [615.954 SAT]
Schlosser, Eric. Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal. [394.1 SCH]