China Market Intelligence

May 16th, 2007

In recent weeks, US government and media have reported that wheat gluten imported from China and used to manufacture certain pet food products contained melamine, a chemical used in plastics and fertilizers. Melamine can be used to make feeds appear to contain higher protein content and is banned from food products in the United States.

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