latest news Tue,May 23rd,2017
left corner left corner
latest news
Tainted rice
Tainted rice
share to:
5
Food safety inspection in the first quarter of the year showed that 44.4 percent of rice and rice products in the city of Guangzhou, Guangdong province, contained excessive cadmium, a carcinogenic industrial chemical. Eight samples from the 18 batches of rice and rice products tested positive for cadmium contamination.
1-10 of 1,308 results Page:1 2 3 4 5 NEXT >> 
  • (China Daily)2017-05-19 07:23

    WUHAN - China's food and drug authority has approved a clinical trial of human blood protein cultivated in transgenic rice seeds, which could lead to large-scale production of much-needed blood plasma. Plasma is widely used in surgeries as a temporary blood replacement. It contains human serum album...

  • (Xinhua)2017-04-22 13:58

    BEIJING - China will build a cold chain logistics system to improve food safety and boost consumer spending, according to an official document released on Friday. The general office of the State Council, China's cabinet, published a guideline on the development of cold chain logistics framework, und...

  • (Xinhua)2017-04-21 11:04

    XI'AN - Three months away from graduation, Nontipa Kla-ngam sees a golden opportunity as she wraps up her master's thesis on the free trade agreement (FTA) between Thailand and China. "We are very proud of our rice and I wish more Chinese could try it," Nontipa said. Agricultural products have been ...

  • (China Daily)2017-04-20 07:22

    Food safety administration staffs inspect a restaurant in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, on Nov 10, 2014. [Photo/Xinhua]THE CHINA FOOD AND DRUG Administration said recently that 45 percent of online rumors are related to food safety. Beijing Youth Daily comments:That food safety directly concerns people...

  • (Xinhua)2017-04-18 16:43

    PHNOM PENH - Cambodia exported 67,482 tons of milled rice to China in the first quarter of 2017, an increase of 82 percent compared to the same period last year, according to a government report on Tuesday. China is the top buyer of Cambodian rice, followed by France, Poland, Britain and the Netherl...

  • By Xinhua(China Daily)2017-04-05 07:18

    Weeks before Tomb Sweeping Day, which fell on Tuesday, young people in Shanghai waited in line for hours to enjoy qingtuan, or sweet green rice balls. The snack, which has been around for centuries, is a must-have offering for the ancestral rituals around this time in the Yangtze River Delta. Yet be...

  • (Xinhua)2017-03-30 15:58

    A view of Alibaba Group's headquarters in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province, March 21, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]SHANGHAI - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, consultancy PwC and New Zealand Dairy giant Fonterra have teamed up to develop a system that will track the global supply chain of food produ...

  • By Zhang Zhihao And Zheng Jinran(China Daily)2017-03-30 07:34

    Contamination called 'alarming' for endangering food security China's leading scientific institute will invest 20 million yuan ($2.9 million) over the next 18 months in projects that tackle heavy metal pollution in soil, as part of efforts to safeguard food and water security, the Chinese Academy of...

  • By Zhang Zhouxiang(China Daily)2017-03-28 07:31

    Central and local governments have responded to recent media reports and public concern over food safety, administrative streamlining, air pollution, and workers' rights. Food safety On March 15, World Consumer Rights Day, China Central Television reported how some food enterprises misled consumers ...

  • (China Daily)2017-03-23 08:00

    Food safety administration staffs inspect a restaurant in Ningbo, Zhejiang province, on Nov 10, 2014. [Photo/Xinhua]The Ministry of Public Security says that last year it cracked down on 12,000 food-related crimes and 8,500 crimes related to pharmaceutical drugs and smashed a number of unlicensed wo...

1-10 of 1,308 results Page:1 2 3 4 5 NEXT >> 
CHINA BUSINESS SEARCH