Upton Sinclair

Oakley Chapman

Upton Sinclair was the author of the famous novel "The Jungle", which exposed the bad work conditions and food processes in meat packing companies.

Pure Food and Drug Act

The Pure Food and Drug Act was an act for preventing the manufacture, sale, or transportation of adulterated or misbranded or poisonous or deleterious foods, drugs, medicines, and liquors, and for regulating traffic therein, and for other purposes.