Survey: E. Coli Outbreak Raised Concerns Beyond Spinach

ROCHESTER, N.Y. The spinach outbreak planted food safety concerns in the minds of consumers that went far beyond the leafy green vegetable, according to the results of a new online survey, conducted by research firm Harris Interactive here. More than 50% of poll respondents said they were extremely or very concerned with the safety of food purchased in the grocery store, and 44% said they had concerns

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The spinach outbreak planted food safety concerns in the minds of consumers that went far beyond the leafy green vegetable, according to the results of a new online survey, conducted by research firm Harris Interactive here.

More than 50% of poll respondents said they were extremely or very concerned with the safety of food purchased in the grocery store, and 44% said they had concerns about the healthfulness of the ingredients in the foods they eat. Just over

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