A report by Consumer Reports, Natural Resources Defense Council, Friends of the Earth, Center for Food Safety, Food Animal Concerns Trust, and U.S. PIRG Education Fund
Emily Scarr Maryland PIRG Foundation
Abe Scarr Illinois PIRG Education Fund
Bay Scoggin TexPIRG Education Fund
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The Chain Reaction IV report and scorecard ranks America’s 25 largest burger chains on their policies relating to antibiotic use in their beef supply chains. The overuse of antibiotics on industrial farms contributes to antibiotic-resistant bacteria, which can cause life-threatening infections in people. We need our life-saving medicines to work, and because fast food companies are some of the largest buyers of meat, they are uniquely positioned to address this public health crisis.