November 21, 2023
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Feds back away from fee for distilleries that made hand sanitizer


Aaron Bergh at CalWise Spirits in May, after his company began making hand sanitizer. (courtesy photo) Distilleries that helped alleviate the nation’s hand sanitizer shortage during the pandemic were met with a rude awakening on Dec. 29, when the U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent them a letter saying they would owe a retroactive fee…


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