The World Health Organization (WHO) and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) are urging affected countries to ensure safe feeding of millions of infants following the ongoing melamine milk crisis in China. The two agencies also called on countries to be alert to the possible spread of melamine contaminated dairy products.
An increased incidence of kidney stones and renal failure in infants has been reported in China, believed to be associated with the ingestion of infant formula contaminated with melamine. It has been discovered that melamine has bee... Read Post
The Codex Alimentarius Commission, jointly run by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and World Health Organization (WHO), has announced new standards for the maximum level of melamine in liquid infant formula. Melamine c... Read Post