Chinese Officials Establish Food and Drug Safety Review Centers
1:33 PM MDT | July 19, 2011 | Deepti Ramesh
China’s State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA; Beijing) will establish complaint centers to identify and check illegal food and drug producers and to crack down on the use of illegal additives, the Chinese government says. The SFDA plans to build a telephone network across China over the next five years to respond to public complaints concerning the food and drug sectors. “To ensure the safety of food and drugs has become an increasingly important, urgent and difficult task for us,” says Shao Mingli, head of SFDA. “Compared with...
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