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Can opener development followed can development, but at a discrete distance while the first cans were opened with whatever tools were available- preferably a hammer and. For most foods, product dating is not required by law an exception is infant formula and some baby foods for which open dating is required open dates are calendar dates that are clearly understood by consumers, as opposed to coded dates that are sometimes used by food manufac- turers for their own tracking. Metal paint cans are available from 1/4 pint to 1 gallon for a wide variety of applications, with or without handles -- the cary company, since 1895.
See the second example at the bottom of the page on some cans the pattern is shorter, a simple [##] a [small symbol] as in the example above the 2 digit number following indicates in which city the can was made (american can had numerous plants around the us) the codes are as follows. Initially, milk was delivered in cans stacked upright in a wagon (see figure 1-1) at each stop, someone (usually the wife of the house) would bring a pitcher or a pail to the wagon, and the milk man would ladle out the desired amount of milk. The food safety and inspection service (fsis) is the public health agency in the us department of agriculture responsible for ensuring that the na- tion’s commercial supply of meat, poultry, and egg products is safe, whole.
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