Among the list of food safety scandals that have chronically plagued China in recent days the most nerve-jittery problem of late is the toxic "gutter" oil？showing a really nasty reality of Chinese food today.
【Clenbuterol-tainted meat】China's largest meat processor Shuanghui Group suffered a major setback this week when an illegal additive was allegedly found in meat supplied by one of its affiliates.
【DEHP】Chinese mainland's quality authorities has stepped up its ban on imports of products from Taiwan that had been contaminated by an industrial chemical used to soften plastic products.
【Dyed buns】Shanghai Shenglu Food Co. added coloring while producing corn flour buns at a company subsidiary in Baoshan District.The company also re-labelled buns made days earlier with new production dates.
【Tainted formula】Sanlu Group, a leading Chinese dairy producer, said it had found in its self-check that some of its baby milk powder products were contaminated by tripolycyanamide.
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