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China Milk Scandal

Amid Pollution Problems, China's Health Food Industry Blossoms

OZY | Steven Butler | Posted 03.27.2015 | World

At first glance, the World Health Store seems like any other health nut’s paradise: Shelves are cramped neck-high with supplement bars, whey protein...

Zhao Lianhai, 'Toxic Milk' Protest Father, Freed In China: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mystery over the whereabouts of a grieving Chinese father believed to have been freed from jail after protesting 2008's tainted milk scandal continues...

Female Infants Growing Breasts: Another Disaster From Hormones in Milk Production

John Robbins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Robbins

People are very upset about this, and with good reason. Female infants in China who have been fed formula have been growing breasts.

Xu Zhiyong: China Milk Victim Lawyer Detained By State

Times Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One of the lawyers who acted on behalf of the victims of last year's poisoned milk scandal in China has been detained by the authorities in the latest...

China Tainted Milk: Court Rejects Exec's Appeal

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A court in northern China on Thursday upheld a sentence of life in prison for the former head of the company at the centre of last year's scandal over...

China Milk Scandal: 2 Get Death Penalty For Their Role

AP | ANITA CHANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SHIJIAZHUANG, China — A Chinese court sentenced two men to death and a dairy boss to life in prison for their roles in producing and selling inf...

China Milk Scandal: Police Detain Parent To Prevent News Conference

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Police detained the father of a child sickened by tainted milk apparently to prevent him and other parents from holding a news confere...

China's Milk Scandal: 6 Stand Trial For Contamination

Xinhua | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SHIJIAZHUANG, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- Six people involved in China's melamine adulteration milk scandal went on trial on Friday in four courts in northern...

And Now Melamine Sex Toys

Jeremy Haft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeremy Haft

Edible body pens and chocolate lotion imported from China were found by British regulators to be contaminated by melamine and removed from the shelves. The moral? Think Global, Shag Local?

World Economic Forum's New Champions Talk Markets, Growth as World Faces "a Crisis of Confidence"

J. Carl Ganter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
J. Carl Ganter

The World Economic Forum was more college than commitment. But this meeting, to my ears, was surprisingly candid and left its participants with plenty of homework.

Yellow Peril Or Power? China Reconsidered (Again)

Chi Tung | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chi Tung

American media coverage of China tends to slant one of two ways: toward fat, happy and unquestioning globalization, or small-minded, unblinking provincialism.

Cadbury Recalls Chinese-Made Chocolate As 22 More Are Arrested In Milk Scandal

AP | MIN LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HONG KONG — British candy maker Cadbury announced a recall Monday of chocolate made in its Beijing factory after it was found to contain melamin...

Chinese Milk Scandal Spreads To Baby Cereal, Snack Foods

AP | ANITA CHANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BEIJING — The list of products caught in China's tainted milk scandal grew Friday to include baby cereal in Hong Kong and snack foods in Japan, ...

Toxic Chinese Milk Poisons 53,000 Children: Update

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A chronology of events in the tainted baby formula scandal that has been blamed for the deaths of four infants and for sickening nearly 53,000 others ...

13,000 Children Hospitalized In China Milk Scare

AP | SCOTT McDONALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BEIJING — The number of children in China sickened by dairy products tainted with the banned industrial chemical melamine has jumped to nearly 5...

China Orders Recalls As Milk Scandal Widens

Reuters | Edmund Klamann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

China ordered widespread checks on dairy products and a recall of tainted items as a scandal that began with powdered baby formula and spread to milk ...