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  1. Comment - Blogs - FOOD SCANDAL

    It’s a shame to let a China food scandal go to waste

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:21pm by Jonathan Woetzel and Jeffrey Towson

    ... Jeffrey Towson and Jonathan Woetzel Every month there’s another food scandal in China. Sewer oil. Lamb seasoned with rat. Exploding melons. And now tainted Western hamburgers and fast food is the latest. In our view, this is all to be expected. If you are in the food or restaurant business in China, you are almost certainly going to have a scandal. It’s practically inevitable. And it’s ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    US architect's recycling centre plan may help solve Hong Kong's waste woes

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 06:37am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... be to sort and process as much waste as close to source as possible and divert as much material away from landfill as possible," he said. Schmidt said food composting could be done ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com US architect proposes processing waste within neighbourhood buildings and integrating them with facilities such as flea markets and gardens Recycling ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health

    Biodiesel companies want stricter regulation on waste oil

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 10:26am by Elaine Yau

    ... oil to remove water, and strain out the solid contaminants before dumping the waste. Some of this processed oil is reportedly sold to local food producers making items such as fried fish balls ... waste. You can't let the market decide where the [used] oil ends up as it's a material with potential food, hygiene and environmental impact. If there's no proper monitoring, ...

  4. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    Ting Hsin food firm boss charged over tainted cooking oil

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 02:21pm by KYODO

    ... Kyodo in Taipei Food firm boss charged over tainted cooking oil The head of a lard supplier in Taiwan was formally charged yesterday with deliberately selling adulterated cooking oil. ... for animal feed in its products. Another subsidiary of the firm, Wei Chuan Foods Corp, Taiwan's second-largest food manufacturer, was found to have sold food products made with gutter oil, ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The absurd reality of hungry Hongkongers in a food paradise

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:55am by MAYLING CHAN

    ... Mayling Chan Mayling Chan says it is absurd for Hong Kong to waste so much food each day when families here, and around the world, still go to bed hungry. Yet, through the efforts ... of poverty. Sky-high housing and food costs can be blamed, but to leave it at that is only to begin to scratch the surface. If we probe deeper, we see that, besides the cost of food, the wasting ...

  6. News - World - FOOD

    Algae marmalade, anyone? Future of food is on the table at Paris show

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 09:11pm by AFP

    ... for the show, said the industry had to adapt to new demands from consumers. For instance, they are becoming more sensitive to food waste. "The industry has yet to understand this behaviour. ... Future's on a plate for food producers Acai, kimchi, black garlic and yuzu juice: countries are vying to conquer global plates, and palates, with their homegrown specialities at the International ...

  7. News - China

    New Taiwan company revealed to have sold tainted lard oil as food scandal widens

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 06:36pm

    ... Nectar Gan Nectar.Gan@scmp.com Taiwan prosecutors found that Cheng I Food has been supplying tainted lard oil products to various supermarket chains in latest "gutter oil" food scandal revelations A company in southern Taiwan has been found to be selling lard oil adulterated with animal feed oil for human consumption in the latest revelations in the “gutter oil” food ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Pay-as-you-throw waste pilot scheme has limited impact

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Amoy Gardens trial gives policymakers food for thought as they discuss how to make waste charging work to ease pressure on landfills Waste fee pilot ... increased 2.5 per cent, although they remain slightly below the figures for May, before the trial began. However, the amount of recyclable material collected, including food waste, rose 40 per cent ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    Animal oil imports from Taiwan banned in new food safety scandal

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 05:15am by Emily Tsang, Ernest Kao and Lawrence Chung

    ... Emily Tsang, Ernest Kao and Lawrence Chung in Taipei Safety watchdog acts as the latest scandal to hit the island's food products involves company that mixed animal feed oil with edible lard All animal oil imports from Taiwan banned Hong Kong's food safety watchdog banned all imports of animal oil from Taiwan yesterday after it questioned the island's ability ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    HK$1.53b food waste treatment plant cleared for final approval

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 04:28pm by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Food waste treatment plant through to final hurdle Plans to build the city's first organic waste treatment plant on northern Lantau received a boost ... a final vote at Legco's finance committee in June. Scheduled for completion in late 2016, the HK$1.53 billion facility in Siu Ho Wan would handle up to 200 tonnes of food waste daily, turning ...




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