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Corporate entry Lancet Analytical Sanitary Commission (1851 - ?)

From
1851
Australia
Functions
Advisory or regulatory body, Defence Industries and Analytical Services

Summary

The Lancet Analytical Sanitary Commission was established in 1851 to critically examine the canned food products, including coffee and meat, supplied primarily to the armed forces. They found a great degree of adulteration. In 1892 the commission had wider powers and was investigating the coal industry.

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Ailie Smith