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  1. Delivery of baby formula put on hold

    Posted Sep 14th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... use and the receiver had to provide a medical document stating why the baby needed that brand of imported milk powder. Last summer some mainland farmers were discovered to have added melamine to milk to give the appearance of higher protein levels. Babies given the contaminated milk powder developed kidney stones. More than 300,000 children became ill and at least six died. Many ...

  2. HK store chains strip shelves of Mengniu goods

    Posted Sep 20th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez, Paggie Leung

    ..., not just milk powder, produced by Mengniu and other leading companies for sale on the mainland was adulterated with melamine, an industrial chemical. More than 6,200 children on the mainland have ... of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong and the Civic Party's Audrey Eu Yuet-mee expressed concern about milk powder supplies in the city after mainlanders had rushed ...

  3. Two more dairy sweets disappear from shelves

    Posted Sep 24th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Paggie Leung

    ... adjusted its supply after seeing demand for milk powder surge. It was monitoring the situation closely. ... receiving the results. Nestle, the world's largest food producer, said all its milk products sold in China were 'absolutely safe' following reports by Hong Kong media that two of its ...

  4. HK Post to sell milk powder to mainland

    Posted Jan 01st 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... of the tainted-milk incident that happened on the mainland,' said product development boss Fiona Tsang Shui-ying. 'It's believed that Japanese milk powder is safer and there isn't any ... to eight cans of milk powder- through local post offices, the department's websites or even at post offices on the mainland, she said. 'We are still studying the details such as taxation, ...

  5. HK to test milk for melamine at border

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Chong, Paggie Leung

    ... Mengniu's wheat taste breakfast milk and Nestle Neslac Gold 1+ Growing Up Milk Powder. Kidney stones were found in the Hong Kong boy's left kidney after tests at a Hospital Authority centre. ... including ice-cream and ice bars produced locally, as well as milk powder, condensed milk and evaporated milk from mainland and overseas, were satisfactory, the Centre for Food Safety said. ...

  6. Nestle HK and King Car recall products tainted with melamine

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... coffee and milk tea. The batches of products recalled were manufactured between April and September this year. The agent said the company was using milk powder manufactured in New Zealand until the last few months and blamed the supplier for providing tainted ingredients. Suppliers of dairy products, ranging from milk powder and milk producers to restaurants, fast-food chains, bakeries ...

  7. Melamine found in Heinz baby food

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung and Ng Kang-chung The industrial chemical melamine, the contaminant in the mainland tainted-milk scandal that has spread worldwide, has been found in baby food in Hong Kong for the first time. Heinz DHA+AA Vegetable Formula Cereal for babies, made on the mainland, tested positive for melamine at a level of 1.6mg per kilogram, the Centre for Food Safety said yesterday. ...

  8. More big brands find melamine in stock

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung, Raymond Li

    ... Paggie Leung and Raymond Li Lipton, Glico and Ritz the latest businesses to be affected by milk powder scandal After confectionery maker Lotte and chocolate producer Cadbury, food ... 3-in-1 milk tea powder sold in Hong Kong and Macau, after finding melamine in internal quality checks. 'Melamine at the level between less than one part per million to 16ppm has been ...

  9. HK food safety team calls for more rigorous testing system

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez, Paggie Leung

    ... cream, cream, instant drink mixes and milk beverages as it expands testing. The centre also said it would not follow Taiwan's move of recalling mainland-produced Nestle milk powder after ... levels of nitrogen can help fool tests that measure protein levels. A centre spokeswoman said its own tests of mainland-produced Nestle milk powder showed 'satisfactory' results. ...

  10. HK recalls all dairy products made by Yili

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Paggie Leung

    ... the firm had agreed. Macau announced that it would follow Hong Kong's move. The Hong Kong centre said it would test more dairy products, including all milk powder from other countries. ... Society, said some parents whose children had consumed tainted milk powder had turned to doctors for help. 'Right now we do not see many children having kidney problems,' he said, adding ...




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