Authorities compared photos of spoiled meat on social media with samples taken from the canteen, saying the samples met food safety standards. More test results are expected on Monday. Photo: Weibo

Chinese school principal sacked over claims mouldy food found in canteen

  • Company that owns private high school in Chengdu, legal representative and two local officials are also under investigation over the incident
  • Parents protested last week after piles of spoiled meat and seafood were allegedly discovered in kitchen
Topic |   China Society

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Authorities compared photos of spoiled meat on social media with samples taken from the canteen, saying the samples met food safety standards. More test results are expected on Monday. Photo: Weibo
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Two hours after the report aired, police raided an illegal factory in Shandong accused of using medical waste to make plastic pinwheels and bubble bottles for children. Photo: CCTV

Chinese consumer rights show prompts action on factories turning plastic medical waste into toys

  • Used diapers and sanitary pads being shredded and made into new ones also among cases revealed on state broadcaster’s annual programme
  • But for the first time in many years, foreign brands were not in the cross hairs
Topic |   Consumers

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Two hours after the report aired, police raided an illegal factory in Shandong accused of using medical waste to make plastic pinwheels and bubble bottles for children. Photo: CCTV
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