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Chinese scientists have developed a method to detect melamine in milk and infant formula using gold nanoparticles.
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Danone plans to use proceeds from the proposed sale of its Dumex China infant formula business to increase its stake in Mengniu.
Mondelēz International has launched what it claims is India’s first aerated chocolate by bringing Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk Bubbly to the world’s fastest growing chocolate market.