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China Announces Food Safety Rules

Looks like China ain't relying on the free market to solve its problems.

The Chinese government, struggling to contain the fallout from a scandal over contaminated milk and eggs, announced a wide range of food safety measures on Thursday aimed at reining in abuses in the dairy industry.

The State Council, China’s cabinet, issued several new rules it says will govern all aspects of the industry, from cow breeding and animal feed to the packaging and sales of milk.

Complete article,
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/21/world/asia/21milk.html?hp