From BBC News…
August, 2006: About 40 people in Beijing contract meningitis after eating partially cooked snails at a chain of restaurants
Nov 2006 A dye farmers fed to ducks to make their eggs look fresher is found to contain cancer-causing properties and 5,000 ducks are culled
March 2007 Melamine is found in wheat gluten exports from China for use in pet food, prompting a recall of at least 100 pet food brands
May 2007 China probes reports that contaminated toothpaste was sent to Central America
Is this a case of a society with industry that does not know what it’s doing? More Chinese products are becoming dangerous.