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  1. Milk powder from HK preferred

    Posted Apr 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yu Aitong Every two months, a box of 12 tins of milk powder is posted from Shenzhen to a mother in Beijing. Her eight-month-old daughter consumes at least five of the one-kilogram tins a month. Even though Beijing's supermarkets stock many varieties of milk powder- from overseas and domestic producers- she prefers to have shipments sent by friends in Shenzhen because ...

  2. Melamine return a timely reminder

    Posted Jul 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Melamine is back. Tonnes of milk powder laced with the toxic industrial chemical were found during quality control testing in Gansu and Qinghai provinces. The scandal two years ago ... buy their milk powder from Hong Kong clearly do not think so, and this seizure vindicates their cautiousness. At heart, the issue for those parents is not deterrence; it is confidence ...

  3. Jailing of milk scandal activist a disgrace

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a criminal. The real criminals, 21 people charged over adding the toxic chemical melamine to milk powder to raise protein levels, have already been punished. It seems reasonable to suggest ... Court managed to send precisely the opposite message. The jailing of Zhao Lianhai, one of the parents of about 300,000 children sickened in the 2008 tainted milk scandal, shows disregard ...

  4. Milk scandal reminder of challenges ahead

    Posted Sep 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Babies given contaminated milk powder developed kidney stones. It is now known that the first health alert was sounded in December 2007. The Hebei provincial authorities say they were ... on the challenges it has created. One is to see that economic growth at all costs does not come at unacceptable social costs that blight the country's image. The first anniversary of the milk ...

  5. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Apr 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... mainland-produced milk powder during the first force-feeding. I threw up for half an hour Melamine-tainted-milk activist Zhao Lianhai, speaking of his ordeal in jail and how his tormentors agreed to use imported milk powder to force-feed him after he complained about the local brand they used I know all his songs from karaoke Music fan and advertising executive Yin Yang, explaining the mainland ...

  6. Powder room

    Posted May 08th 2007, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... essential vitamins and nutrients to keep skin radiant and healthy. It includes the organic brand's Cleansing Milk (60ml), Hydrating Mist (30ml), Green Apple Sensitive Peel (7.4ml), Antioxidant ...

  7. Absurd and dangerous to allow any melamine contamination

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in it can be several million times more toxic than melamine itself. It is wrong for manufacturers to put any chemical additives in milk and milk powders and this should be stated in our standards ... with the nitrogen analysis based on which protein level in milk is postulated. For the protection of public health, it is only right for the law to prohibit any chemical additives to milk and milk powder ...

  8. Food safety scepticism sets off warning bells

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Despite the jailing and execution of those responsible for the melamine-tainted milk powder scandal as well as the promise of heavy sanctions and further death sentences for violations ... milk powder and about the same percentage said they had serious doubts about food safety in China. Another survey conducted late last year showed that those in the age group under 25 were far ...

  9. Iodine for infants: ensuring they have the key nutrient

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... baby to another brand of formula? A: Different brands of formula have different dilution methods. Therefore, mixing two or more bands of milk powder is definitely not recommended. ... not give their children iodine supplements without medical advice. Mild cases may be treated by using iodised salt in food, or simply feeding babies more milk, egg yolks, kelp, seaweed ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Mar 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the deaths of 16 cats fed melamine-tainted protein powder produced by a Jiangsu factory. He said about 16,000 milk-collection stations, not dairy farmers, added melamine to milk, and the standard ... Melamine use in milk was open secret, says ex-agriculture boss The use of melamine in milk was an open secret in the dairy industry, and complaints about the additive emerged two years ago ...




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