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Europe's Horse Meat Scandal Escalates, Investigations Ensue


Science & Tech  (tags: , Investigations Ensue )

Agnes
- 494 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
One of the world's best known food companies, the Switzerland-based Nestlé is the latest in a string of businesses that have detected varying amounts of horse--from traces of DNA to 100 percent meat--in products labeled as "beef."



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Darren Woolsey (57)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 4:36 am
The mislabeling continues and seems never-ending...
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 8:04 am
vegetarian food is the best
 

Natasha Salgado (511)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 8:53 am
This scandal is a disgrace. I can only hope this will bring about less meat consumption overall and bring on board a few more Veggie and Vegans!!! Thanks Agnes.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 10:09 am
To my knowledge, unless one was developed, since I was there, Italy does not have a Food and Drug Agency.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 11:53 am
Thank you.
 

monka blanke (74)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 12:28 pm
I don't trust Nestle and other big corporations.
 

Carmen S. (606)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 2:33 pm
thanks Agnes, they should be more carefully testing the meat
 

Marlene Dinkins (229)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 3:24 pm
notato with disgrace for this people!!!! this country!!!! grazie Agnes!!!! disturbing!!!!
 

Birgit W. (140)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 3:48 pm
Thanks
 

Ruth S. (314)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 4:54 pm
How can people do something so cruel!
 

Sandra Patterson (60)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 5:17 pm
Noted,thank you
 

marie tc (166)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 5:34 pm
Not enough is being done about the money grabbing companies who conned us all in the UK they keep bring up more and more names but then nothing
 

janet f. (29)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 7:58 pm
I don't know how people in Europe still eat meat after their mad cow outbreak. This would end my meat eating days for good...if I still ate meat.
 

Nimue P. (228)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 2:02 am
Disgusting!
 

Pogle S. (88)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 3:14 am
Good for destroying misplaced trust in global corporations whose director’s sole mandate from the shareholders is to make as much money as possible. The sales of ready meals have taken a sharp downturn since this scandal first broke and many more people are now adding vegetarian meals to their daily diets!
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Monday April 1, 2013, 2:22 pm
Noted
 

Klaus Peters (9)
Monday April 8, 2013, 7:01 am
Companies don't care as long as they make more money by substituting with cheaper meat.
 
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