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Meatpackers BRF had “strategy” to cheat food safety inspections

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Photo: BRF/Divulgação
meatpacker brf
Photo: BRF/Divulgação

Federal police (PF) investigating some of Brazil’s biggest meatpackers said that BRF deliberately tricked quality inspections. The revelation comes as a result of the latest phase of investigations into corruption, Operation Weak Flesh.

The federal judge overseeing the operations, André Wasilewski Duszczak, told media that there were “frauds committed in the manufacture of the Premix compound […] either by inserting components not allowed...

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