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Why Neslte Was able to
Sell GM Baby Food to Chinese without Labeling

4 July 2010
 

According to China’s non-governmental environment protection organization, some baby food products produced by US Neslte contain genetically modified ingredients but are sold to Chinese without GM labeling on the package. A baby supplementary food called Beef & Vegetable Flavour Rice Flour was tested in an independent laboratory and the property of insecticide toxin gene from Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt), a soil bacterium used as a biological pesticide with the potential to cause allergic reaction, was detected.

It is understood that the baby food products Neslte produced for American domestic consumption and other overseas markets do not have the same labeling problems. In fact, the company has openly promised the EU, Australia and Russia that there will be absolutely no GM elements in the baby food exported to their markets, but no similar assurance is made to Chinese.

When questioned why it sets up double standard and discriminate against Chinese babies, a female employee on Neslte’s local hotline replied that they have not been required to do so by Chinese regulation.

When inquired why Chinese regulation would allow not to label GM baby food on the packages, China’s Health Department replied that the regulation on GM labeling placed since 2002 is no longer valid, as all GM related issues are currently overseen by the Agricultural Department.

When asked why the GM baby food labeling is not regulated, an expert from the Agricultural Department, who prefers to remain anonymous, explained that according to Department’s GM regulation (农业转基因生物标识管理办法), only soybeans, corns, rapes, cottons and tomatoes are required for labeling, while baby food (and rice) is not included in the category. In another words, the rice which is the staple food grain for the majority people in China, especially the Chinese in the south, and the baby food, that affects China’s future, are free for Americans or other foreign or local companies to manipulate in order to reap huge profit, and the profit that could be way beyond the economic realm.

(Source of the info: 华商晨报/孕婴童商务网)

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What Chinese Say about the forced GM consumption:

网上刁民评论摘录:

club.china.com/data/thread/ 1011/2714/95/20/9_1.html

乐惠:

强烈要求政府允许百姓拿优秀的转基因作物换取政府特供有机大米, 你们辛苦了, 好东西你们先来吧.

暂时无派0:

转基因是好东西. 百姓舍不得吃. 给吴大官人吃.

rbsnsnmd:

政府最急于要做的是:保护耕地,稳住产量,杜绝做假,而不是用转基因主粮来继续掩盖过去的虚假数字

闲着也是闲着2008:

有人给你的小孩一个你未知的食物,你没有办法证明其是否无害的时候,你让你的小孩吃吗? 凭什么耗子吃了没事,人就一定能吃?耗子能吃的东西多了去了,人都能吃吗?你一个农学家,凭什么说是安全的呢

研究细菌是科学,强行用活人做细菌实验就是731。研究转基因生物工程是科学,强行用老百姓做转基因食品实验就是当代731

rhgcs:

难道中国缺粮吗?转基因能增加粮食产量吗?植入BT毒蛋白的转基因确实安全吗?都不是。正像电视报道的那样,中国粮食连续六年增收,随着生活提高副食品需求增加,粮食需求反而相对下降了,那么他们究竟想干什么

最早搞转基因、掌握着大量转基因专利、技术领先世界的欧美国家,至今为止不允许在本国转基因主粮化,却把一些国家当做转基因的实验场,出售转基因技术专利或转基因种子,到这些国家上蹿下跳又是合作、又是评估、推进,又是在这些国家的农业大学设立奖学金培养代言人、买办和走狗,收买这些国家的学术败类和卖国精英,进行转基因的各种欺骗宣传

现阶段的社会,一个科技落后欧美,道德诚信沦丧到婴儿奶粉能掺三聚氰胺、幼儿防病疫苗都敢乱搞、食品安全问题屡屡发生的地方,一个盛产洋奴买办走狗、学术腐败造假泛滥的地方,一帮在世界生物科技界根本都不入流的货色,事事还要孟山都来评估、推进的半吊子,却在植入BT毒蛋白的转基因大米上面突然“科技超前”了?急不可待的世界首家要给老百姓吃这种植入BT毒蛋白的转基因粮食了,说明这群丧尽天良的汉奸走狗为了一己私利,就要把十几亿中国老百姓当成了白老鼠,拿全体中国老百姓的生命安全当儿戏,对中国老百姓的生命安全的践踏和蔑视到了令人发指的地步

你们可以继续研究转基因,大家不反对,而且希望你们超过孟山都,把技术卖到美国去,它们的主粮不但没转基因化,连基本的亩产都没中国高,去给他们的小组合作、评估、推进,在他们的农业大学设立奖学金,培养你们的代言人、买办和走狗不就是更好吗?输出你们的软实力,又能创外汇,美国人民还会感谢你们使他们吃上了‘口感不错’的小麦、大米,说不定还能拿个诺贝尔奖,但是,不要在国内丧尽天良的给老百姓吃这种植入BT毒蛋白的转基因主粮,中国连续六年粮食增产粮食充足啊,何况就算鼓吹转基因的专家都承认这种转基因只抗‘一种’害虫而已并不增产,那么你们在国内让老百姓吃这种植入BT毒蛋白的转基因大米究竟想干什么?难道老百姓到了不冒险吃这种转基因大米就无法生存的地步了?还是巨大的利益使的有些人已经急不可待


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