Food fraud

Party pressures ministry for stricter penalties for adulteration

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China’s lack of specific penalties for food adulterers and counterfeiters has left a “legal vacuum” that will only encourage more criminals to take their chances with the law.

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USP seeks comments on non-targeted analytical methods guidance

Europeans were deceived by products containing undeclared horse meat in 2013 © iStock/Richard Pinder

Protecting consumers from deception: EU Parliament backs tough food inspection regulations

NASCON complains about industrial salt pack sizes. Picture: NASCON.

Dangote Salt highlights food fraud in Nigeria

MEPs call on EU to create food quality agency

MEPs call on EU to create food quality agency

Hoyt’s Oregano Leaves rubbed

Hoyt's Food fined by ACCC over oregano claims

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China’s food-safety watchdog chief: ‘We could do better’

Counterfeit bottles were prevented from being put on the market. Picture: iStock

Police investigating counterfeit spirit claims

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Shanghai to test officials and food staff to hammer home new laws


Angeon eyes ‘$8bn diagnostic testing market’ with InstantLabs investment

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