About Ge Song

Ge Song is an Associate in Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP’s Government and Regulatory Affairs Group. Ge counsels clients in the food, dietary supplement, cosmetics, drug/device, and animal food industries to navigate the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, enforcement policies as well as interacts with the agency officers and staff. View Ge's full bio on the Faegre Drinker website.

FDA Announces Increased Inspections and Enforcement Actions, Additional Guidance to Reduce Toxic Elements in Food for Babies and Young Children

On March 5, 2021, FDA issued a public statement announcing regulatory actions to reduce toxic elements — with a particular focus on arsenic, lead, cadmium and mercury — in food for babies and young children. FDA cited the risk heavy metals pose to infant and young children’s neurological development. The Agency indicated that it would take the following actions:

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